1) squalid, dirty
1a) since dirty things are destitute of brightness: dark
Part of Speech: adjective
From αὐχμός auchmos (probably from a base akin to that of G109; dust, as dried by wind); properly dirty, that is, (by implication) obscure: - dark.
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Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
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