See also: Βλάχος

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βλάξ ‎(bláx, soft), from Ancient Greek μβλάξ ‎(mbláx), from Ancient Greek μλάξ ‎(mláx), from Proto-Indo-European *mel- ‎(soft, weak, tender). Cognates include Latin mollis ‎(soft, mild), Sanskrit मृदु ‎(mṛdú, soft, mild, weak) and English mild.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvlakas/
  • Hyphenation: βλά‧κας

NounEdit

βλάκας ‎(vlákasm ‎(plural βλάκες)

  1. (psychiatry, dated) person with moderate learning difficulties
  2. idiot, moron, imbecile

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