Οκτώβριος

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EtymologyEdit

Learnedly, from Hellenistic Koine Greek Ὀκτώβριος (Oktṓbrios), from Latin october, with -ber > -βριος in the pattern of other names of months e.g. Ἰανουάριος (Ianouários). An addition of [m] -Ὀκτώμβριος (Oktṓmbrios)- similar to other month names, since Hellenistc times. It also occurs at a contemporary vernacular Οκτώμβριος[1] which is considered a mistake.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /oˈkto.vɾi.os/
  • Hyphenation: Ο‧κτώ‧βρι‧ος

Proper nounEdit

Οκτώβριος (Októvriosm

  1. October

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Οκτώβριος in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.

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