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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /perˈseas/
  • Hyphenation: Περ‧σέ‧ας

Proper nounEdit

Περσέας (Perséasm

  1. Greek given name.
  2. (Greek mythology) Perseus the killer of Medusa.
  3. (astronomy) Perseus the constellation between Andromeda and Auriga.

Usage notesEdit

Περσέας (Perséas) is the standard Modern Greek form of the given name and the mythological character. Περσεύς (Perséfs), as in Ancient Greek, is more commonly used when naming the constellation.

DeclensionEdit