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Ancient GreekEdit

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Δ δ   –   English: delta

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Phoenician 𐤃(dalet).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

δέλτᾰ (déltan (indeclinable)

  1. delta, the name for the fourth letter Δ, δ of the Ancient Greek alphabet.
    • Anecdota Bekkeri 781
  2. anything shaped like a Δ
    1. river delta
    2. vulva

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GreekEdit

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    letter

  γάμα  
    following
    letter

  έψιλον  
Δ δ   –   English: delta

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δέλτᾰ (délta).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

δέλτα (déltan (indeclinable)

  1. delta, the fourth letter of the modern Greek alphabet.
  2. river delta

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