λείριον

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Fayyumic Coptic ϩⲗⲏⲣⲓ (hlēri) (compare Sahidic Coptic ϩⲣⲏⲣⲉ (hrēre)), from Demotic   (ḥrry), from Egyptian
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(ḥrrt, flower).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

λείριον (leírionn (genitive λειρίου); second declension

  1. Madonna lily (Lilium candidum)
  2. paperwhite (Narcissus tazetta)
  3. autumn narcissus (Narcissus serotinus)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: λειρί (leirí, cock's comb)
  • Latin: līlium (see there for further descendants)
  • Serbo-Croatian: lijȇr

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