ἐλεημοσύνη

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐλεέω (eleeō, I have mercy), from ἔλεος (eleos, mercy).

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NounEdit

ἐλεημοσύνη (eleēmosunē) (genitive ἐλεημοσύνης) f, first declension

  1. pity, mercy
  2. alms, charity

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