( ) Etymological Dictionary of Greek ( Leiden Indo- European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10) Leiden, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek Boston: Brill. For declension in other dialects, see Appendix: Ancient Greek dialectal declension. The word " thesaurus" is derived from 16th- century New Latin which is the Latinisation of the Greek θησαυρός ( thēsauros), treasury, in turn from Latin thēsaurus storehouse".
Jan 06, · This table gives Attic inflectional endings. Douglas Harper derives it from the root of the Greek verb τιθέναι tithenai to place.
Sep 22 · Beekes Robert S. Beekes greek etymological dictionary pdf. The word thēsauros is of uncertain etymology.
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