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See also: ήπαρ


Ancient GreekEdit


From Proto-Hellenic *eyékʷər, from Proto-Indo-European *Hyékʷr̥. Cognates include Sanskrit यकृत् (yákṛt), Latin iecur, Old Armenian լեարդ (leard), Persian جگر‏ (jegar).




ἧπᾰρ (hêparn (genitive ἥπᾰτος); third declension

  1. liver



Further readingEdit

  • ἧπαρ in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ἧπαρ in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ἧπαρ in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • ἧπαρ in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • ἧπαρ in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • ἧπαρ in Trapp, Erich, et al. (1994–2007) Lexikon zur byzantinischen Gräzität besonders des 9.-12. Jahrhunderts [the Lexicon of Byzantine Hellenism, Particularly the 9th–12th Centuries], Verlag der Österreichischen Akademie der Wissenschaften
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
  • 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