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κῦδος

See also: κύδος

Ancient GreekEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *skeue (to perceive, pay attention), see also Sanskrit कवि (kavi, wise, poet, seer, sage), Lithuanian kavoti (safeguard, tend), Armenian ցուցանեմ (cʿucʿanem, I show), Polish cześć (glory) and cud (miracle)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

κῦδος (kûdos) (genitive κύδεος) n,

  1. renown, glory
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

κῦδος (kûdos) (genitive κύδου) m,

  1. taunt
    κῦδος γὰρ ἀρσενικῶς μὲν ἡ λοιδορία͵ ἐξ οὗ καὶ τὸ κυδάζεται τοῖς πᾶσιν Ἀργείοις ὁμοῦ παρὰ Σοφοκλεῖ͵ ἀντὶ τοῦ λοιδορεῖται. κῦδος δὲ οὐδετέρως ἡ δόξα͵ ἐξ οὗ καὶ κύδιστος ὁ ἐνδοξότατος. Scholia In Aristophanem

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