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ἐποχή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐπέχω (epékhō, stop, hold back)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἐποχή (epokhḗ) (genitive ἐποχῆς); f, first declension

  1. check, cessation
    1. retention
  2. (philosophy) suspension of judgement
    1. suspense of payment
  3. stoppage, pause
    1. the epoch of a star
    2. period of vibration (in musical theory)

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition