ὄχλος

See also: όχλος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *woǵʰlos, from Proto-Indo-European *weǵʰ- (whence also ὄχος (ókhos) and Arcadocypriot Greek ϝέχω (wékhō, to bear, bring)), with cognates such as Old Norse vagl. Compare also Old Armenian յոգն (yogn).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ὄχλος (ókhlosm (genitive ὄχλου); second declension

  1. multitude, crowd, mob
  2. mass, multitude
  3. riot, tumult, disturbance, trouble

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: όχλος (óchlos)
  • Hebrew: אוכלוסין(ukhlusín)

Further readingEdit