See also: ελαία

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EtymologyEdit

From earlier *elaíwā(*elaíwā), compare Mycenaean 𐀁𐀨𐀷(e-ra-wa). Probably a borrowing from a Mediterranean Pre-Greek source, which also gave Old Armenian եւղ(ewł, oil).

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ἐλαίᾱ ‎(elaíāf ‎(genitive ἐλαίᾱς); first declension

  1. olive tree
  2. olive (fruit)
  3. naevus

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