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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂erǵ-. Cognates include Sanskrit अर्जुन ‎(árjuna), Latin argentum and Old Armenian արծաթ ‎(arcatʿ).

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NounEdit

ᾰ̓́ργῠρος ‎(árgurosm ‎(genitive ᾰ̓ργῠ́ρου); second declension

  1. silver
  2. money

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ReferencesEdit

  • BDAG
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill
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