οὐρά

See also: ούρα and ουρά

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ers- [or Proto-Indo-European *h₃érsos (backside, buttocks)]. Related to ὄρρος (órrhos).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • Hyphenation: οὐ‧ρά
  • NounEdit

    οὐρᾱ́ (ourā́f (genitive οὐρᾶς); first declension

    1. the tail, of a lion, dog etc.
    2. (of an army marching) the rear-guard, rear

    DeclensionEdit

    Derived termsEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    • Greek: ουρά (ourá)

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