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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *deyḱ- (whence δείκνυμι (deíknumi, to show)). Compare Sanskrit दिशा (diśā).

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NounEdit

δῐ́κη (díkēf (genitive δῐ́κης); first declension

  1. custom, manner, fashion
  2. order, law, right
  3. judgment, justice
  4. lawsuit, trial
  5. punishment, penalty, vengeance, satisfaction

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δίκη (díkē).

NounEdit

δίκη (díkif (plural δίκες)

  1. (law) trial

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