πόλτος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *pel- (flour, dust), like πάλη (pálē, fine flour), πέλανος (pélanos, thick liquid substance), Latin puls (porridge) and pollen (flour, powder). Others have connected this noun with substrate words like παλάθη (paláthē, cake of conserved fruits) and πλάθανον (pláthanon, cake mold).

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NounEdit

πόλτος (póltosm (genitive πόλτου); second declension

  1. porridge made of flour

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