κέντρον

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From κεντέω ‎(kentéō, I sting) +‎ -τρον ‎(-tron).

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NounEdit

κέντρον ‎(kéntronm ‎(genitive κέντρου); second declension kentron may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek κέντρον.

  1. Something with a sharp point: point, spike, spur
  2. sting, quill, thorn
  3. Torture device or instrument of motivation: whip, goad
  4. nail, rivet

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