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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰrogʰos, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰregʰ- (whence τρέχω ‎(trékhō, I run). Cognates include Old Irish droch, and Old Armenian դուրգն ‎(durgn, potter's wheel).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

τροχός ‎(trokhósm ‎(genitive τροχοῦ); second declension

  1. wheel
  2. hoop, ring
  3. island
  4. perimeter
  5. running course
  6. race
  7. runner
  8. badger

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Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill
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