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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἠλέκτωρ(ēléktōr, shining sun), from unknown origin. Possibly related to Sanskrit उल्का(ulka, meteor).

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NounEdit

ἤλεκτρον ‎(ḗlektronn ‎(genitive ἠλέκτρου); second declension

  1. amber
  2. an alloy of gold and silver

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