Ancient GreekEdit

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




φηγός ‎(phēgósf ‎(genitive φηγοῦ); second declension

  1. oak
  2. acorn



  • 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.
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