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θείος

GreekEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Ancient Greek θεῖος (theîos), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰē.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈθiɔs]
  • Hyphenation: θεί‧ος

NounEdit

θείος (theíosm (plural θείοι, feminine θεία)

  1. uncle (a parent’s brother or parent's brother-in-law)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek θεῖος (theîos), from θεός (theós, god).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈθiɔs]
  • Hyphenation: θεί‧ος

AdjectiveEdit

θείος (theíosm,  feminine: θεία (theía), neuter: θείο (theío)

  1. divine
DeclensionEdit