θῆτα

See also: θήτα

Ancient GreekEdit

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Θ θ   –   English: theta

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Phoenician 𐤈‬(ṭ‬ /ṭēt/).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

θῆτᾰ (thêtan (genitive θήτᾰτος); ? declension

  1. theta, the name for the eighth letter Θ, θ of the Ancient Greek alphabet.

Usage notesEdit

While typically indeclinable, a genitive singular θήτᾰτος (thḗtatos) and θήτᾰτες (thḗtates) are attested.

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: θήτα (thíta)
  • English: theta

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