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δέ

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

δέ (de)

  1. and
  2. but

Usage notesEdit

Δέ is a post-positive word, i.e. it is never the first word in a sentence. It is usually the second, but sometimes also the third or fourth.

It is often used together with μέν.