φράτηρ

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰréh₂tēr. Cognates include Phrygian βρατερε (bratere), Latin frāter, Sanskrit भ्रातृ (bhrā́tṛ), Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐍉𐌸𐌰𐍂 (brōþar) and Old English brōþor (English brother).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

φράτηρ (phratēr) (genitive φράτερος) m, third declension

  1. Member of a community: clansman, citizen

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