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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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