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Ancient GreekEdit


From Proto-Indo-European *kaw(ǝ)l or *kowos (tubular bone, pipe). Cognates include Sanskrit कुल्या (kulyā), Latvian kauls, and Old English cāl (English cole).




καυλός (kaulósm (genitive καυλοῦ); second declension

  1. stem, stalk
  2. shaft



  • καυλός in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • καυλός in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • καυλός in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • καυλός in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • καυλός in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.