alabastron etymology

English word alabastron comes from Ancient Greek ἀλάβαστρον

Detailed word origin of alabastron

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ἀλάβαστρον Ancient Greek (grc)
alabastron English (eng) A kind of ancient pottery vase used for holding oils, and originally made from alabaster.

Words with the same origin as alabastron

Descendants of ἀλάβαστρον
alabaster alley ally