διάβολος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From διαβάλλω (diaballo, I slander), from διά (dia, across) and βάλλω (ballo, I throw)

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

διάβολος (diabolosm, διάβολος f, διάβολον n; first/second declension

  1. slanderous; libellous

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • διαβόλως (diabolōs)

NounEdit

διάβολος (diabolos) (genitive διαβόλου) m, second declension

  1. slanderer
  2. the Devil (Biblical figure)

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

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GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • διάολος (diáolos)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ðʝˈavolos] or less commonly [ðiˈavolos]

NounEdit

διάβολος (diávolosm (plural διάβολοι)

  1. devil
  2. hell

DeclensionEdit

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