Χῖος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Contracted from *Χῐ́ῐος (*Khíios), from Χῐ́ος (Khíos, Chios) +‎ -ιος (-ios, adjectival suffix)

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

Χῖος (Khîosm (feminine Χῑ́ᾱ, neuter Χῖον); first/second declension

  1. Chian

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Χῖος in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Χῖος in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Χῖος in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter