βάλαγρος

βάλαγρος
Grammatical information: m.
Meaning: a freshwater fish, kind of carp (Arist.).
Other forms: Also βάλ(λ)ερος, βαλλιρός, βαλῖνος (βαρῖνος), (Arist.).
Origin: PG [a word of Pre-Greek origin]
Etymology: S. Thompson Fishes s. v., Strömberg Fischnamen 39. Fur. 116 compares βάρακος ἰχθὺς ποιός H.; uncertain. Certainly Pre-Greek because of the variation.
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Βάλαγρος — carp masc nom sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • Βάλαγρον — Βάλαγρος carp masc acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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