δίκη

See also: Δίκη

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *díḱeh₂, from the root *deyḱ- (to point, show) (whence δείκνυμι (deíknumi, to show)). Compare Sanskrit दिशा (diśā).

PronunciationEdit

 

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

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: δίκη (díki)
  • Latin: dica

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δίκη (díkē).

NounEdit

δίκη (díkif (plural δίκες)

  1. (law) trial

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit