τοξικός

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From τόξον (tokson, bow) + -ικός (-ikos)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

τοξικός (toksikosm, τοξική f, τοξικόν n; first/second declension

  1. of or for the bow
    1. (elliptically for τοξική τέχνη (tekhnē)) bowmanship, archery
    2. (elliptically for τοξική θυρίς (thuris)) a shothole, loophole, narrow window
  2. (of persons) skilled in the use of the bow
  3. (in neuter, collectively) the bowmen
    1. (elliptically for τοξικόν φάρμακον (pharmakon)) poison for smearing arrows with

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • τοξοσύνη (toksosunē)

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition

GreekEdit

AdjectiveEdit

τοξικός (toxikósm,  feminine: τοξική (toxikí), neuter: τοξικό (toxikó)

  1. toxic

DeclensionEdit

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