ἀνδρόγυνος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἀνήρ (anēr, man) + γυνή (gunē, woman)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ἀνδρόγυνος (androgunosm, ἀνδρόγυνος f, ἀνδρόγυνον n; second declension

  1. (in masculine, substantive)
    1. hermaphrodite
    2. a man who is womanish, weak, effeminate
    3. pathic, bottom
  2. common to men and women
  3. (in neuter, substantive, Byzantine law) matrimony

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • ἀνδρογύναιος (androgunaios)
  • ἀνδρογυνοχωριστής (androgunokhōristēs)

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ eighth edition
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