See also: Τίγρις

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Named after the Tigris river, from an Indo-Iranian language. Related to Avestan 𐬝𐬌𐬔𐬭𐬌(t̰igri, arrow), Old Persian 𐎫𐎥𐎼(pointed, sharp)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

τίγρις ‎(tígrisf ‎(genitive τίγρεως); third declension

  1. tiger

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

τίγρις ‎(tígrisf

  1. Katharevousa form of τίγρη(tígri, tiger)