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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Old Irish selg, Lithuanian blužnis, Latin lien, Old Armenian փայծաղն (pʿaycałn), Avestan 𐬯𐬞𐬆𐬭𐬆𐬰𐬀𐬥(spərəzan), and Sanskrit प्लीहन् m (plīhán).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σπλήν (splḗnm (genitive σπληνός); third declension

  1. milt, spleen

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Byzantine Greek: σπλήνα (splḗna)
  • Latin: splen m

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