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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *mh₂ḱros. Cognates include Latin macer (English meager) and Old English mæger.

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

μᾰκρός ‎(makrósm ‎(feminine μᾰκρᾱ́, neuter μᾰκρόν); first/second declension

  1. long
  2. tall, deep
  3. far, distant
  4. (time) long
  5. (grammar, of vowels) long

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ReferencesEdit

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill
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