See also: ορός, ὄρος, and ὅρος

GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈo̞ro̞s]
  • Hyphenation: ό‧ρος

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek ὅρος (hóros).

NounEdit

όρος (órosm (plural όροι)

  1. term (word, phrase; limitation, restriction)
  2. definition, stipulation
  3. clause
  4. (law) article
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Etymology 2Edit

From Greek ὄρος (ὄros, mountain)

NounEdit

όρος (órosn (plural όρη)

  1. mount, mountain
    Το όρος Έβερεστ είναι το ψηλότερο βουνό της οροσειράς των Ιμαλαΐων.
    To óros Éverest eínai to psilótero vounó tis oroseirás ton Imalaḯon.
    Mount Everest is the highest mountain in the Himalayan massif.
Usage notesEdit
  • Όρος is more typically used in the name of a mountain than as a general term, when its synonym βουνό (vounó) might be used.
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