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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἀδελφός (adelphós, brother).

NounEdit

αδέλφι (adélfin (plural αδέλφια)

  1. sibling of unspecified sex.
  2. a general term of close relationship.
    όλοι οι άνθρωποι είναι αδέλφιαóloi oi ánthropoi eínai adélfiaall men are brothers

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The plural form is much more common.

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