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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From διαλέγομαι (dialégomai, I discuss) +‎ -τος (-tos), from δῐᾰ́ (diá, through) + λέγω (légō, I speak).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

δῐᾰ́λεκτος (diálektosf (genitive δῐᾰλέκτου); second declension

  1. discourse, conversation
  2. manner of speech, language
  3. dialect, accent

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: διάλεκτος (diálektos)
  • Latin: dialectos

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek δῐᾰ́λεκτος (diálektos).

NounEdit

διάλεκτος (diálektosf (plural διάλεκτοι or διάλεκτες)

  1. dialect (of a language)

DeclensionEdit