ὀστέον

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃ésth₁. Cognates include Latin os, Sanskrit अस्थि (ásthi), Old Armenian ոսկր (oskr), and Albanian asht.

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NounEdit

ὀστέον (ostéonn (genitive ὀστέου); second declension

  1. (anatomy) bone
  2. (figuratively) bones of the earth = rock
  3. stone of fruit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: οστό (ostó)

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