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κυβερνήτης

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

κῠβερνάω (kubernáō, to steer) +‎ -της (-tēs)

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

κῠβερνήτης (kubernḗtēsm (genitive κῠβερνήτου); first declension

  1. a captain, a steersman, a pilot, a navigator
  2. (figuratively) a guide

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κυβερνήτης (kubernḗtēs).

NounEdit

κυβερνήτης (kyvernítism (plural κυβερνήτες)

  1. governor (leader of a region or state)
  2. (nautical) captain, skipper
  3. pilot (of an aircraft)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • κυβερνήτης in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]