οὖς

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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*h₂ew-

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ṓws. Cognate with Old English ēare (English ear), Latin auris, Old Armenian ունկն ‎(unkn), Old Church Slavonic оухо ‎(uxo), and Old Irish au.

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NounEdit

οὖς ‎(oûsn ‎(genitive ὠτός); third declension

  1. ear
  2. hearing
  3. (figuratively) spy
  4. handle of a pitcher or cup

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