Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

According to Beekes, of Pre-Greek origin. The resemblance with σκόλοψ (skólops, pole) might be due to folk-etymological adaptation.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σκολόπαξ (skolópaxm (genitive σκολόπᾰκος); third declension

  1. woodcock (Scolopax rusticola)

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Latin: scolopax
  • Translingual: Scolopax

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