πέτρος

See also: Πέτρος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of Pre-Greek origin. Related to πέτρα (pétra, rock formation).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πέτρος (pétrosm or f (genitive πέτρου); second declension

  1. rock, stone, boulder
  2. type of reed

Usage notesEdit

  • Originally masculine, feminine in later poets.

DeclensionEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • πέτρος in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • πέτρος in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • πέτρος in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • πέτρος in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • πέτρος in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • πέτρος in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
  • 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, →ISBN