κρᾶσις

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From κεράννυμι (kerannumi, I mix).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

κρᾶσις (krasis) (genitive κράσεως) f, third declension

  1. mixture, compound, union
  2. temperature, climate
  3. temperament
  4. (grammar) crasis (e.g. τὸ ἔλαιον > τούλαιον)

InflectionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • ἀνάκρασις
  • ἔγκρασις
  • ἐπίκρασις
  • κατάκρασις
  • σύγκρασις

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Last modified on 13 August 2013, at 17:17