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Third declension Noun; Masculine 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: ἀμύντωρ

Structure: ἀμυντωρ (Stem)

Etym.: from a)mu/nw


  1. a defender, helper
  2. an avenger


Third 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.


  • ὁ πατρὸσ ἀμύντωρ, ὃν σὺ προύδωκασ θανεῖν. (Euripides, episode, iambic28)
  • ὡσ δὲ εἰσ Ὀρμένιον ἧκεν, Ἀμύντωρ αὐτὸν ὁ βασιλεὺσ μεθ’ ὅπλων οὐκ εἰά διέρχεσθαι· (Apollodorus, Library and Epitome, book 2, chapter 7 7:9)
  • καὶ ἐν τοῖσ ἐπιθέτοισ ἔστιν μὲν τὰσ ἐπιθέσεισ ποιεῖσθαι ἀπὸ φαύλου ἢ αἰσχροῦ, οἱο͂ν ὁ μητροφόντησ, ἔστι δ’ ἀπὸ τοῦ βελτίονοσ, οἱο͂ν ὁ πατρὸσ ἀμύντωρ· (Aristotle, Rhetoric, Book 3, chapter 2 14:1)
  • ̔τοῦ Πελασγοῦ τοῦ βασιλέοσ αὐτῶν καὶ Μενίππησ τῆσ Πηνειοῦ ἐγένετο Φράστωρ, τοῦ δὲ Ἀμύντωρ, τοῦ δὲ Τευταμίδησ, τοῦ δὲ Νάνασ. (Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, book 1, chapter 28 5:2)
  • ἴδ’ ὡσ Ἥφαιστοσ ἀμύντωρ τὰν ἀπ’ Ἐριχθονίου παιδὸσ ἔσωσε γονάν. (Unknown, Greek Anthology, Volume II, book 7, chapter 2104)


  1. a defender

  2. an avenger


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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