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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From λέγω (légō, speak) +‎ -σῐς (-sis).

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NounEdit

λέξῐς (léxisf (genitive λέξεως); third declension

  1. a saying, speech
    1. a way of speaking, diction, style
  2. word, phrase
    1. explanation
    2. (grammar) a word peculiar in form or significance

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