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Ancient GreekEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From a compound of Proto-Berber *eḷu and either Egyptian 𓍋𓃀𓅱𓌟(3bw) or Sanskrit इभ(íbha).

Cognate with Mycenaean Greek 𐀁𐀩𐀞(e-re-pa), 𐀁𐀩𐀞𐀵(e-re-pa-to).

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NounEdit

ἐλέφᾱς (eléphāsm (genitive ἐλέφαντος); third declension

  1. ivory
  2. elephant

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