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ἐξ

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *eḱs (out of), *eǵʰs, *h₁eǵʰs. Cognates include Latin ex, ē, Old Irish ess-, a, ass (Irish as), Lithuanian ìš and Old Church Slavonic из (iz), Kurdish ji.

PronunciationEdit

 

PrepositionEdit

ἐξ (eks)

  1. (with genitive) Alternative form of ἐκ (ek)

Usage notesEdit

If the word precedes a word beginning with a consonant, it is ἐκ, if preceding a word beginning with a vowel, it is ἐξ.

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