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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷékʷlos (circle, wheel). Cognate with Mycenaean Greek 𐀓𐀐𐀩𐀄 (ku-ke-re-u).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

κῠ́κλος (kúklosm (genitive κῠ́κλου); second declension

  1. circle, ring
  2. Any circular object, such as a wheel
  3. A crowd of people
  4. marketplace
  5. circular movement
  6. sphere, globe

DeclensionEdit

There also exists an irregular plural

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Ancient Greek κύκλος (kúklos).

NounEdit

κύκλος (kýklosm (plural κύκλοι)

  1. (geometry) circle
  2. period, cycle
  3. series, cycle
  4. clique, coterie, circle, set (of people)
  5. (sports) circuit, course, track
  6. (education) course
  7. (business) turnover

DeclensionEdit

Coordinate termsEdit

  • see: δακτύλιος m (daktýlios, circle, ring) for a list of other rings and circles'

Derived termsEdit