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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *poh₂yu, from *peh₂- (to protect), whence also ποιμήν (poimḗn, shepherd, herdsmen). Cognate with Sanskrit पायु (pāyú, guard, protector).

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NounEdit

πῶῠ (pôun (genitive πώεος); third declension

  1. flock of sheep

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