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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kl̥dos. Cognates include Latin clādes, Old Irish caill, Old English holt (English holt).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /klá.dos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈkla.dos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈkla.ðos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈkla.ðos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈkla.ðos/
  • NounEdit

    κλᾰ́δος (kládosm (genitive κλᾰ́δου); second declension

    1. a young slip or shoot of a tree, such as is broken off for grafting
    2. an olive-branch which was wound round with wool and presented by suppliants
      1. laurel branches used in temples
    3. (figuratively) arm

    InflectionEdit

    The second declension is much more common, but the third is seen, especially in poetic works.

    DescendantsEdit

    ReferencesEdit


    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From the Ancient Greek κλάδος (kládos).

    NounEdit

    κλάδος (kládosm (plural κλάδος)

    1. (horticulture) branch, bough
    2. branch of organisation
    3. (biology) clade

    DeclensionEdit

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