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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *tʰéros, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰéros (heat; warm weather), from *gʷʰer- (warm, hot) +‎ *-os (action noun suffix).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

θέρος (thérosn (genitive θέρεος or θέρους); third declension

  1. heat
  2. summer
  3. harvest, crop

InflectionEdit

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GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈθe̞ro̞s/
  • Hyphenation: θέ‧ρος

Etymology 1Edit

A borrowing from Ancient Greek θέρος (théros), retaining the neuter gender.

NounEdit

θέρος (thérosn (uncountable)

  1. (formal, sciences) summer, summertime
    Synonyms: καλοκαίρι (kalokaíri)
DeclensionEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek θέρος (théros) with change of gender to masculine.

NounEdit

θέρος (thérosm (uncountable)

  1. harvest, vintage
  2. harvest time
DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • θέρος in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]