βεβρός

βεβρός
Grammatical information: adj.
Meaning: `stupid' (Hippon. 40 Masson). ψυχρός, τετυφωμένος H.; also βεμβρός τετυφωμένος, πάρετος H.
Origin: PG [a word of Pre-Greek origin]
Etymology: One might compare βέβροξ, with `good' \> `too good, stupid'. S. Masson ad loc. The prenasalized form shows Pre-Greek origin.
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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  • βεβρός — stupid masc nom sg βιβρώσκω eat perf part act neut nom/voc/acc sg βιβρώσκω eat perf part act neut nom/voc/acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • βεβροῦ — βεβρός stupid masc/neut gen sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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