Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 21:08

διάβολος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From διαβάλλω (diabállō, I slander), from διά (diá, across) and βάλλω (bállō, I throw)

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AdjectiveEdit

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

  1. slanderous; libellous

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NounEdit

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

  1. slanderer
  2. the Devil (Biblical figure)

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PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

διάβολος (diávolosm (plural διάβολοι)

  1. devil
  2. hell

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