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Ancient GreekEdit

 
γυνὴ καλέεται Σαπφὼ Λέσβου.

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷḗn (woman). Cognates include Mycenaean Greek 𐀓𐀙𐀊 (ku-na-ja), Sanskrit जनि (jani), Old Armenian կին (kin), and Old English cwēn (English queen).

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NounEdit

γῠνή (gunḗf (genitive γῠναικός); third declension

  1. woman, female
  2. wife

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