χείρ

See also: χειρ and χειρ-

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰésōr (hand). Cognate with Old Armenian ձեռն (jeṙn), Old Persian 𐎭𐎿𐎫 (d-s-t /dasta/), Albanian dorë (hand), Tocharian A tsar, and Latin hir (hand).

PronunciationEdit

 
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NounEdit

χείρ (kheírf (genitive χειρός); third declension

  1. hand

DeclensionEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: chiro-, chiral, chirality
  • Greek: χειρ (cheir), χέρι (chéri)

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