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, A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1940
  • πέτρος in Liddell & Scott, An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1889
  • πέτρος in Autenrieth, Georg, A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers, 1891
  • πέτρος in Bailly, Anatole, Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette, 1935
  • πέτρος in Cunliffe, Richard J., A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1924, published 1963
  • πέτρος in Slater, William J., Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, 1969
  • Woodhouse, S. C., English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, 1910.
  • Beekes, Robert S. P., Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2010, →ISBN