ἐγκέφαλος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐν (en, in) + κεφαλή (kephalē, head)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ἐγκέφαλος (enkephalosm, ἐγκέφαλος f, ἐγκέφαλον n; second declension

  1. inside the head
  2. (in masculine, substantive)
    1. brain
    2. heart of the date palm

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • Διὸς ἐγκέφαλος (Dios enkephalos, rare and costly food)

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Last modified on 21 September 2013, at 23:03