ἄλευρον

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Old Armenian ալեւր (alewr).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἄλευρον (aleuron) (genitive ἀλεύρου) n, second declension

  1. wheat flour
  2. meal

Usage notesEdit

Mostly in plural.

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (flour): ἀλείατα (aleiata) (Homeric), ἄλφιτα (alphita)

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ eighth edition
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