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ἀστράγαλος

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Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /as.trá.ɡa.los/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /asˈtra.ɡa.los/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /asˈtra.ɣa.los/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /asˈtra.ɣa.los/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /asˈtra.ɣa.los/
  • NounEdit

    ἀστράγᾰλος (astrágalosm (genitive ἀστρᾰγάλου); second declension

    1. one of the vertebrae, especially of the neck
    2. the ball of the ankle joint
    3. (in the plural) dice, or a game played with them
    4. a moulding in the capital of an Ionic column
    5. a leguminous plant
    6. a measure used by physicians

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