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ἀστράγαλος

Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἀστράγᾰλος (astrágalos) (genitive ἀστραγάλου) m, second declension

  1. one of the vertebrae, especially of the neck
  2. the ball of the ankle joint
  3. (in the plural) dice, or a game played with them
  4. a moulding in the capital of an Ionic column
  5. a leguminous plant
  6. a measure used by physicians

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ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 7th edition