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First/Second declension Adjective; Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἀμύλος ἀμύλος ἄμυλον

Structure: ἀ (Prefix) + μυλ (Stem) + ος (Ending)

Etym.: mu/lh


  1. Not ground at the mill: finely-ground (of meal)


First/Second declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • "δὲ καὶ ἡμίναν Ἑλλήνων ὠνόμασεν ἢ τίσ ἀμύλου μνημονεύει; (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, Book 14, book 14, chapter 593)
  • ὁμοίωσ δὲ ἱστορεῖ καὶ Ἀπολλόδωροσ, τοῦ δὲ ἀμύλου μνημονεύει Τηλεκλείδησ ἐν Στερροῖσ οὑτωσὶ λέγων ι φιλῶ πλακοῦντα θερμόν, ἀχράδασ οὐ φιλῶ, χαίρω λαγῴοισ ἐπ’ ἀμύλῳ καθημένοισ. (Athenaeus, The Deipnosophists, Book 14, book 14, chapter 59 1:4)
  • τάδε μέντοι καὶ πρὸ τῆσ ἄρσιοσ, καὶ ἐπ’ αὐτέῃ, καὶ ἐπὶ τῷ ὕπνῳ διδόναι · ἀσίτῳ δὲ τὰ φαρμακώ δεα , κνίδησ καὶ λὶνου τοῦ σπέρματοσ, καὶ ἀμύλου, καὶ κώνου τοῦ κοκκάλου λείου, ἑκάστου κύαθον· καὶ ἀμύγδάλων τῶν πικρῶν πέντε καὶ εἴκοσι τὸν ἀριθμόν · τόσοι δὲ καὶ πεπέριοσ κόκκοι. (Aretaeus, The Extant Works of Aretaeus, The Cappadocian., ARETAIOU KAPPADOKOU OCEWN NOUSWN QERAPEUTIKON, 405)


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