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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)ker-(to bend, turn).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

κρίκος ‎(kríkosm ‎(genitive κρίκου); second declension

  1. ring

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • κρίκος in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • κρίκος in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • κρίκος in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «κρίκος» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • «κρίκος» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill
  1. ^ Pokorny 611

GreekEdit

NounEdit

κρίκος ‎(kríkosm ‎(plural κρίκοι)

  1. link, ring (attached to or part of a chain)
  2. earring
  3. (figuratively) link (connection between two people, subjects, etc)

DeclensionEdit