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σπόγγος

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Etymology

Compare Latin fungus (mushroom, fungus) and Armenian սունկ (sunk).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [spóŋɡos]
  • (Koine): IPA: [spˈo̞ŋɡo̞s]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [spˈoŋɡos]

Noun

σπόγγος (genitive σπόγγου) m, second declension; (spongos)

  1. sponge
  2. (anatomy) tonsil

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