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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit


From Proto-Hellenic *pʰāgós, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂ǵos. Cognates include Latin fāgus, Old English bēċe, Gothic 𐌱𐍉𐌺𐌰 (boka, beech), Armenian բոխի (boxi, hornbeam).




φηγός (phēgósf (genitive φηγοῦ); second declension

  1. oak
  2. acorn


Further readingEdit

  • φηγός in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • φηγός in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • φηγός in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • φηγός in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • φηγός in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.