WOTD, ἀνήρ

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ἀνήρ, ἀνδρός, ὁ

Classical Greek, anēr, andros, ho, 1. a man. While ἄνθρωπος refers to men as compared to gods or animals, ἀνήρ refers to men as compared to women, and evoked “traditionally masculine qualities”.1

1. Greek – An Intensive Course, Hardy Hansen and Gerald M. Quinn

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