βαλβίς

βαλβίς, -ῖδος
Grammatical information: f.
Meaning: `rope indicating start and finish on the race-course, turning post' (Att.)
Derivatives: βαλβιδώδης `with cavities' (Hp.), cf. Wendel Herm. 69, 345.
Origin: PG [a word of Pre-Greek origin]
Etymology: Formation with -ῑδ- wie κρηπίς, κνημίς etc. is Pre-Gr. Technical loanword. Cf. Grošelj Živa Ant. 4, 164ff.: Pre-Gr. (to Δελφοί etc.).
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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  • βαλβίς — βαλβί̱ς , βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem nom sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βαλβῖδα — βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βαλβῖδας — βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem acc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βαλβῖδες — βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem nom/voc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βαλβῖδι — βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem dat sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βαλβῖδος — βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem gen sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βαλβῖσιν — βαλβίς rope drawn across the race course at the starting and finishing point fem dat pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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