Last modified on 9 March 2015, at 18:54

γυνή

Ancient GreekEdit

γυνὴ καλέεται Σαπφὼ Λέσβου.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn (woman). Cognates include Sanskrit जनि (jani), Old Armenian կին (kin), and Old English cwēn (English queen).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

γυνή (gunḗ) (genitive γυναικός); f, third declension

  1. woman, female
  2. wife

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