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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Byzantine Greek κουρεύω, from the mediopassive Hellenistic Koine Greek κουρεύομαι (koureúomai, cut hair when entering monastery) from κουρά (kourá, haircutting).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kuˈɾe.vo/
  • Hyphenation: κου‧ρεύ‧ω

VerbEdit

κουρεύω (kourévo) (simple past κούρεψα, passive κουρεύομαι)

  1. cut hair
  2. shear

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  • and see: κουρά f (kourá, haircutting)