ἔντερον

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Neuter substantive of *ἔντερος (enteros, inside), from Proto-Indo-European *énteros, from Proto-Indo-European *én (whence also ἐν (en, in)) + *-teros (whence also -τερος (-teros, comparative suffix)). Cognates include Sanskrit अन्तर (ántara), Old Armenian ընդերք (ənderkʿ, entrails), and Latin interior.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἔντερον (enteron) (genitive ἐντέρου) n, second declension

  1. (usually plural) intestine, gut, belly, bowel, womb
  2. bag

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • ἔντερον γῆς (enteron gēs, earthworm)

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