ἀλλάβης (1)

ἀλ(λ)άβης
Grammatical information: f.
Meaning: `Nile fish, Labeo Niloticus' (Str.)
Origin: PG [a word of Pre-Greek origin]X [probably]
Etymology: From Egypt. repi or lepi, Thompson Fishes s.v. - Fur. 145 etc. connects ἔλλοψ and ἀλλοπὶης and concludes that it is rather a substr. word (the ἀλλάβης must not be an Eg. fish).
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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  • ἀλλάβης — alabetes. fem nom sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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