άγιο

See also: Άγιο, αγιο-, and αγιό-

GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

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

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(trisyllablic)
Hyphenation: ά‧γι‧ο

2. IPA(key): /ˈa.ʝo/ (familiar)

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(bisyllablic, with synizesis)
Hyphenation: ά‧γιο

AdjectiveEdit

άγιο (ágio)

  1. Accusative singular masculine form of άγιος (ágios).
  2. Nominative, accusative and vocative singular neuter form of άγιος (ágios).

NounEdit

άγιο (ágion (plural άγια, masculine άγιος, feminine αγία)

  1. (religion) holy superior divine being or force [1]
  2. (religion) sanctuary
    Synonym: άδυτο, ιερό
    see plural → τα άγια

DeclensionEdit

Pronunciation trisyllabic. Compare to declension of adjective

NounEdit

άγιο (ágiom

  1. Accusative singular form of άγιος (ágios).

Usage notesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Georgios Babiniotis (2002), “άγιο”, in Λεξικό της νέας ελληνικής γλώσσας: [] [Dictionary of the New Greek Language] (in Greek), 2nd edition, Athens: Kentro Lexikologias, →ISBN.