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φωνή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂- (to speak).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

φωνή (phōnḗ) (genitive φωνῆς) f, first declension

  1. sound
  2. Usually human of the human voice: voice cry, yell
  3. The voice or cry of animals
  4. Any articulate sound (especially vowels)
  5. speech, discourse
  6. language

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

φωνή (foníf (plural φωνές)

  1. voice, sound
  2. (music) voice, note
  3. (grammar, linguistics) voice
    ενεργητική φωνήenergitikí foní ― active voice
    μεσοπαθητική φωνήmesopathitikí foní ― mediopassive voice

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