Last modified on 22 June 2014, at 17:35

σάπων

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Usually said to be from Latin sapo, but borrowing from Galatian is also possible.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

σάπων (sápōn) (genitive σάπωνος) m, third declension

  1. soap

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition
  • Robert S. P. Beekes (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 1307

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek σάπων (sápōn, soap).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsapo̞n/
  • Hyphenation: σά‧πων

NounEdit

σάπων (sáponm (plural σάπωνες)

  1. Katharevousa form of σαπούνι (sapoúni, soap)