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ἀδήν

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Has been suggested to derive from Proto-Indo-European *h₁n̥gʷ-en-, with cognates including Latin inguen and Old Norse ökkvinn.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἀδήν (adḗn) (genitive ἀδένος); f m, third declension

  1. gland

Usage notesEdit

  • Originally feminine, later masculine.

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