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EtymologyEdit

From θεωρός (theōrós, spectator,” literally “one looking at a show).

PronunciationEdit

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels ί and α by adding a macron after each one if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.
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NounEdit

θεωρία (theōríaf (genitive θεωρίας); first declension

  1. sending of state-ambassadors (θεωροί)
  2. embassy, mission
  3. sight, spectacle, viewing
  4. consideration, theory, speculation

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

θεωρία (theoríaf

  1. theory
  2. contemplation

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