φύσις

Ancient GreekEdit

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From φύω (phuō, grow).

NounEdit

φύσις (phusis) (genitive φύσεως) f, third declension

  1. origin, birth
  2. nature, quality, property
  3. later, the nature of one's personality: temper, disposition
  4. form, shape
  5. that which is natural: nature
  6. type, kind
  7. Nature, as an entity, especially of productive power
  8. creature

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 06:24