ἀφόρδιον

ἀφόρδιον
Grammatical information: n.
Meaning: `excrement' (γαστρός, Nic.).
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: Frisk suggests it comes from *ἀφόδιον (ἄφοδος `excrements') euphemistically (after φόρος) or drastically (after πορδή) reshaped? Not completely convincing.
Page in Frisk: 1,196

Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ἀφόρδιον — excrement neut nom/voc/acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • ἀφόρδια — ἀφόρδιον excrement neut nom/voc/acc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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