Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Proto-Hellenic *kerawós, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱerh₂-. Cognates include Latin cervus and Proto-Slavic *korva.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ke.ra.ós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /kɛ.raˈos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ke.raˈos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ce.raˈos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ce.raˈos/
  • AdjectiveEdit

    κεραός (keraósm (feminine κερᾰᾱ́, neuter κερᾰόν); first/second declension

    1. horned
    2. made of horn

    InflectionEdit

    Related termsEdit

    ReferencesEdit