ἄρακις

ἄρακις
Grammatical information: f.
Meaning: `bowl, pan' (Ath. 11, 502b Αἰολεῖς την φιάλην ἄρακιν καλοῦσιν).
Other forms: ἄρακις (cod. ἀρά\<κ\>η\<ν\>) φιάλην καὶ ἀράκτην H.; ἐξ ἀρ(α)κίδων (cod. ἄρκιαων)· ἐκ φιαλῶν H. (ε 3603
Derivatives: ἀρακτῆρα· ἀμελκτῆρα H. derived from ἀράκτην
Origin: PG [a word of Pre-Greek origin]
Etymology: The form with -κτ- proves a substr. word (Fur. index). (It is unnecessary to assume -α- in ἀρκίδων.) Fur. 308, 319 further compares ἄροκλον (Nic. fr. 129) = φιάλη, with κτ \> κλ for which he gives parallels; α\/ο is well known in substr. words.
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Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

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  • ἀρακίδας — ἀρακίς fem acc pl …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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