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βίσων

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Transliteration A: bísōn Transliteration B: bisōn Transliteration C: vison Beta Code: bi/swn

English (LSJ)

[ῐ], ωνος, ὁ, A bison, Paus.10.13.1, Opp.C.2.160.

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German (Pape)

[Seite 446] ωνος, ὁ, Auerochse od. wilder Ochse, soll vom Lande der Bistonen benannt sein; ist wohl deutschen Ur sprungs, Wisand, von Bisam; Paus. 10, 13; Opp. C. 2, 159. Vgl. βόνασος.

Greek (Liddell-Scott)

βίσων: [ῐ], ωνος, ὁ, εἶδος ἀγρίου βοὸς Θρᾳκικοῦ, Παυσ. 10. 13, Ὀππ. Κ. 2. 159.

Spanish (DGE)

-ωνος, ὁ
• Prosodia: [-ῐ-]
bisonte europeo, Bos bonasus o europaeus Paus.10.13.1, Opp.C.2.160.
• Etimología: Prést. del germánico previo paso por el lat., cf. aaa. wisunt.

Frisk Etymological English

-ωνος
Grammatical information: m.
Meaning: Eur. bison (Paus.)
Origin: LW [a loanword which is (probably) not of Pre-Greek origin] Eur.
Etymology: Cf. OHG wisunt; through Lat. bison? S. Pok. 1134