Σελήνη

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From the noun σέλας ‎(sélas, light, brightness, shine).

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Proper nounEdit

Σελήνη ‎(Selḗnēf ‎(genitive Σελήνης); first declension

  1. the earth's Moon
  2. Selene, Greek mythological goddess of the Moon

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The personal name rarely takes a definite article.

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ReferencesEdit

  • p. 1,025 in S. C. Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited. 1950.

GreekEdit

Proper nounEdit

Σελήνη ‎(Selínif

  1. Moon

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