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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the stem of λέπω (lépō, to peel) +‎ -ρός (-rós).

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

λεπρός (leprósm (feminine λεπρᾱ́, neuter λεπρόν); first/second declension

  1. scaly, scabby, rough
  2. leprous, mangy

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λεπρός (leprós).

AdjectiveEdit

λεπρός (leprósm (feminine λεπρή, neuter λεπρό)

  1. leprous
  2. leper (when used as a noun)

Further readingEdit

  • λεπρός in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]