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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Confer with στοῖχος (stoîkhos, row in an ascending series, column), στίχος (stíkhos, row or file of soldiers, line of poetry, verse), from στείχω (steíkhō, walk, march, go or come, march in line or order), from Proto-Indo-European *steygʰ- (to walk). Cognate with German steigen; English sty, stair, stile; and possibly Latin vestīgō.

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στόχος (stókhosm (genitive στόχου); second declension

  1. pillar of brick
    1. Synonym of στοχάς (stokhás, an erection of stone or wood for fixing net poles)
    2. butt, target
    3. aim, aiming
    4. guess, conjecture

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek στόχος (stókhos).

NounEdit

στόχος (stóchosm (plural στόχοι)

  1. (archery) target
  2. aim, intent

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