λεπτός

Ancient GreekEdit

AdjectiveEdit

λεπτός (leptosm, λεπτή f, λεπτόν n; first/second declension

  1. (rare, literally) peel, husked (of grain)
  2. fine-grained (ashes, soil, etc.)
  3. thin, lean (people or animals)
  4. straight, narrow (spaces)
  5. small, weak, tiny
  6. light (breezes)
  7. thin (liquids)
  8. (figuratively) refined, delicate

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λεπτός (leptós, small)

AdjectiveEdit

λεπτός (leptósm,  feminine: λεπτή (leptí), neuter: λεπτό (leptó)

  1. thin, skinny, slim
  2. flimsy
  3. delicate, refined

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