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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown.

PronunciationEdit

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ί by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.
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NounEdit

θρίξ (thríxf (genitive τριχός); third declension

  1. hair

InflectionEdit

Usage notesEdit

Originally containing two aspirates; in the Nom. and Voc. the initial aspirate is retained, the final deaspirated, whereas in the oblique forms the reverse is true.

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