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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the stem of λεπίς (lepís, scale) +‎ -ρός (-rós).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /leprǒs/
  • (Koine) IPA(key): /leˈpros/

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)