πυγή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *pouga. Cognates include Latin pūga, Old High German fochen, and Old Church Slavonic паѹга pauga, [[]] pũga[Cyrillic?].

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

πυγή (pugē) (genitive πυγῆς) f, first declension

  1. rump, buttocks
    1. (figuratively) fat, swelling land
      • Eustathius 310
  2. = οὐρά (oura, tail)

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ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition
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