ἀκαλήφη

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Unknown. The variation "υ/η" could point to a Pre-Greek word, although there are no clear parallels to it.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἀκᾰλήφη (akalḗphēf (genitive ἀκᾰλήφης); first declension

  1. stinging nettle (Urtica dioica)
    Synonym: κνῑ́δη (knī́dē)
  2. sting
  3. sea anemone

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