Κυριακή

See also: κυριακή

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short for Κυριακὴ ἡμέρα (hē Kuriakḕ hēméra, the Lord's Day), from κυριακή (kuriakḗ), feminine form of κυριακός (kuriakós, belonging to the lord), from κύριος (kúrios, lord).

NounEdit

Κυριακή (Kuriakḗf

  1. (Koine, Christianity) Sunday, Lord's Day

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Sophocles, Evangelinos Apostolides (1900), “κυριακός”, in Greek Lexicon of the Roman and Byzantine Periods (from B. C. 146 to A. D. 1100), New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, page 698b
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “կիւրակէ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Armenian Etymological Dictionary] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, a reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press, page 598
  • Абаев, В. И. (1958) Историко-этимологический словарь осетинского языка [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Ossetian Language] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow, Leningrad: Academy Press, pages 652–653


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Koine Greek Κυριακή.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /cirʝaˈci/
  • Hyphenation: Κυ‧ρια‧κή
  • older Hyphenation: Κυ‧ρι‧α‧κή (without synizesis)

NounEdit

Κυριακή (Kyriakíf (plural Κυριακές)

  1. Sunday

DeclensionEdit

Coordinate termsEdit

Days of the week (ημέρες της εβδομάδας f pl)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Proper nounEdit

Κυριακή (Kyriakíf

  1. a female given name
    Antonym: Κυριάκος (Kyriákos)

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