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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root of δείκνυμι (deíknumi, to show, point out) +‎ -σῐς (-sis).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /dêːk.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈdik.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈðik.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈðik.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈðik.sis/
  • NounEdit

    δεῖξῐς (deîxisf (genitive δείξεως); third declension

    1. mode of proof
      1. proof, specimen
    2. display, exhibition
    3. (grammar) demonstrative force, reference

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