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 (+ genitive)

  1. Out of, from

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.

Last modified on 10 March 2014, at 10:55