καθαρεύουσα

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EtymologyEdit

Feminine present participle of Ancient Greek καθαρεύω (kathareúō, to be pure).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ka.θaˈɾɛ.vu.sa/

NounEdit

καθαρεύουσα (katharévousaf (uncountable)

  1. Katharevousa (purist variant of Modern Greek)

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