κόλουρος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From κόλος (kólos, docked) +‎ οὐρά (ourá, tail).

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

κόλουρος (kólourosm or f (neuter κόλουρον); second declension

  1. dock-tailed, stump-tailed
  2. (in general) truncated

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

κόλουρος (kólourosm (genitive κολούρου); second declension

  1. (astronomy, in the plural) colure, either of two great circles passing through the equinoctial and solstitial points, intersecting at the poles
  2. kind of fig

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Latin: colūrus

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