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ἆθλον

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From earlier ἄϝεθλον (áwethlon), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ueh₁- + *-dʰlom.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἆθλον (âthlon) (genitive ἄθλου) n, second declension

  1. prize of a contest
  2. contest
  3. place of combat, arena

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ReferencesEdit

  • ἆθλον in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940
  • CLARKSON, James, Indo-European Word Formation: Proceedings from the International Conference, 2002