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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἄγκος(ánkos, bend). Possibly corresponding to Proto-Indo-European *h₂engulos(joint?). Cognates include Latin angulus, Sanskrit अङ्गुरि(aṅgúri, finger, toe), Old High German enchil(ankle, joint), and Old Church Slavonic ѫгълъ(ǫgŭlŭ, angle). Compare also Old Armenian անգղ(angł).

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AdjectiveEdit

ἀγκύλος ‎(ankúlosm ‎(feminine ἀγκύλη, neuter ἀγκύλον); first/second declension

  1. crooked, curved, rounded
  2. intricate
  3. wily, crafty

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