Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attic corruption, possibly by assimilation, of Ancient Greek βυβλίον (bublíon).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

βῐβλῐ́ον (biblíonn (genitive βῐβλῐ́ου); second declension

  1. Strip of papyrus
  2. Small book, tablet, letter
  3. Any book or writing

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: biblio-
  • Greek: βιβλίο (vivlío)

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