οὐρά

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *órsos ‎(backside, buttocks)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA: /oː.rǎː/ → /u.ˈra/ → /u.ˈra/

NounEdit

οὐρά ‎(ouráf ‎(genitive οὐρᾶς); first declension

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

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