See also: κύδος

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Ancient GreekEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *skeue(to perceive, pay attention), see also Sanskrit कवि(kavi, wise, poet, seer, sage), Lithuanian kavoti(safeguard, tend), Old Armenian ցուցանեմ(cʿucʿanem, I show), Polish cześć(glory) and cud(miracle)

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

κῦδος ‎(kûdosn ‎(genitive κύδεος)

  1. renown, glory
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

κῦδος ‎(kûdosm ‎(genitive κύδου)

  1. taunt
    κῦδος γὰρ ἀρσενικῶς μὲν ἡ λοιδορία͵ ἐξ οὗ καὶ τὸ κυδάζεται τοῖς πᾶσιν Ἀργείοις ὁμοῦ παρὰ Σοφοκλεῖ͵ ἀντὶ τοῦ λοιδορεῖται. κῦδος δὲ οὐδετέρως ἡ δόξα͵ ἐξ οὗ καὶ κύδιστος ὁ ἐνδοξότατος. Scholia In Aristophanem

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