κενός

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *kenwós, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱen-. Cognates with Old Armenian սին (sin, vain, trifling).

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AdjectiveEdit

κενός (kenósm (feminine κενή, neuter κενόν); first/second declension

  1. empty
    Antonyms: μεστός (mestós), πλήρης (plḗrēs)
  2. vain, fruitless
  3. exhausted, void, destitute

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: κενός (kenós)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κενός (kenós), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱen-.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

κενός (kenósm (feminine κενή, neuter κενό)

  1. empty, free, vacant

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