Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂érh₃trom, from *h₂erh₃- +‎ *-trom; equivalent to ἀρόω (aróō, to plough) +‎ -τρον (-tron, instrument noun suffix). Cognates include Latin arātrum, Old Armenian արաւր (arawr).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἄροτρον (árotronn (genitive ἀρότρου); second declension

  1. plough
    1. (figuratively, in the plural) the organs of generation

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit