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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Traditionally compared with Latin crusta, but there are semantic problems with this connection. Also compare Tocharian B kuraś, Latvian kruvesis, Ukrainian крига (kryha) and Old English hruse. Also see κρύσταλλος (krústallos) and κρυμός (krumós).

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NounEdit

κρῠ́ος (krúosn (genitive κρῠ́ους or κρῠ́εος); third declension
κρῠ́ος (krúosm (genitive κρῠ́ου); second declension

  1. cold, chilliness
  2. frost
  3. ice

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AdjectiveEdit

κρύος (krýosm (feminine κρύα, neuter κρύο)

  1. cold, chilled, chilly, cool

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