γόνος

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EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*ǵenh₁-

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵónh₁os ‎(race). Cognates include Sanskrit जन ‎(jána) and Old Persian 𐏀𐎴 ‎(zana, man, tribe).

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NounEdit

γόνος ‎(gónosm, f ‎(genitive γόνου); second declension

(feminine)
  1. That which is begotten: child, grandchild, offspring
(masculine)
  1. fruit, product
  2. race, stock, descent
  3. procreation, begetting
  4. seed
  5. genitals

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