σαλαμάνδρα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Given its non-Indo-European structure, this word may be Pre-Greek. Confront also σαύρα (saúra) and Persian سمندر(samandar, salamander).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σᾰλᾰμᾰ́νδρᾰ (salamándraf (genitive σᾰλᾰμᾰ́νδρᾱς); first declension

  1. fire salamander (Salamandra salamandra)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Latin: salamandra

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