See also: Δράκων

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Traditionally related to δρακεῖν 'to see'[1] with the literal meaning of 'one who stares'.

With stem drakont- for drakon- (influenced by the present participle), as revealed by the feminine δράκαινα ‎(drákaina).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

δράκων ‎(drákōnm ‎(genitive δράκοντος); third declension

  1. dragon, serpent
  2. A serpent shaped bracelet.

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press
  1. ^ Georg Autenrieth, Isaac Flagg. A Homeric dictionary, for schools and colleges, 1887.
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