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 (gunē) (genitive γυναικός) f, third declension

  1. woman, female
  2. wife

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