άγια

GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

1. IPA(key): /ˈa.ʝi.a/ (formal, more often for the noun)

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(trisyllablic)
Hyphenation: ά‧γι‧α

2. IPA(key): /ˈa.ʝa/ (familiar)

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(bisyllablic, with synizesis)
Hyphenation: ά‧για

AdjectiveEdit

άγια (ágia)

  1. Nominative, accusative and vocative singular feminine form of άγιος (ágios).
    Alternative: αγία
  2. Nominative, accusative and vocative plural neuter form of άγιος (ágios).

AdverbEdit

άγια (ágia)

  1. well

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

άγια (ágian

  1. (religion) sanctuary especially in plural, in the phrase:
    τα άγια των αγίων (also spelt: τα Άγια των Αγίων) ― ta ágia ton agíon

Usage notesEdit