τόκος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From τίκτω (tiktō, I beget)

The "oppression" sense is as a translation of Hebrew תּוֹך (tóch)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

τόκος (tokos) (genitive τόκου) m, second declension

  1. childbirth, parturition
  2. offspring
  3. interest (of money)
  4. oppression

Derived termsEdit

  • δυστοκία (dustokia) (dustokia)
  • Θεοτόκος (Theotokos) (theotokos)

InflectionEdit

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

τόκος (tókosm (plural τόκοι)

  1. (finance) interest (charge made for credit)
  2. (finance) interest rate

DeclensionEdit

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Last modified on 30 March 2014, at 00:43