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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