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EtymologyEdit

Without a convincing etymology. Perhaps from Pre-Greek.

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NounEdit

πηλός (pēlósm or f (genitive πηλοῦ); second declension

  1. clay, earth, used by masons and potters
  2. mud, mire
  3. thick or muddy wine, lees
  4. (figuratively) dolt, blockhead

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πηλός (pēlós), of uncertain origin; possibly Pre-Greek.

NounEdit

πηλός (pilósm (plural πηλοί)

  1. clay

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