φώκη

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of unknown origin. According to Beekes, likely from a substrate language (Pre-Greek).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

φώκη ‎(phṓkēf ‎(genitive φώκης); first declension

  1. seal

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • φώκη in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume II, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 1600
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