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ὄκρις

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Ancient Greek

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂oḱris (sharp edge, top, angle, corner). Cognates include Sanskrit अश्रि (áśri) and Latin ocris.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [ókris]
  • (Koine): IPA: [ˈo̞kris]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [ˈokris]

Noun

ὄκρις (genitive ὄκριος) f, third declension; (okris)

  1. point, prominence
  2. roughness

Inflection

Adjective

ὄκρις m., ὄκρις f., ? n.; third declension; (okris)

  1. rugged, peaked

Inflection

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