GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Learnedly, from Ancient Greek ἀγένειος (agéneios, beardless, boyish) from privative ἀ- (not) + γένειον (géneion, beard).[1] Synchronically analysable as α- +‎ γένι (beard in Modern Greek).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈʝe.ni.os/
  • Hyphenation: α‧γέ‧νει‧ος

AdjectiveEdit

αγένειος (agéneiosm (feminine αγένειος, neuter αγένειο)

  1. beardless, unbearded
  2. (figuratively) naive, youthful

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Babiniotis, Georgios (2002) Λεξικό της νέας ελληνικής γλώσσας [Modern Greek Dictionary] (in Greek), 2nd edition, Athens: Lexicology Centre