λαϊκός

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek λαϊκός (laïkós, of the people), from λαός (laós, crowd, people).

AdjectiveEdit

λαϊκός (laïkósm (feminine λαϊκή, neuter λαϊκό)

  1. popular, people's (people’s) (relating to the people)
    Λαϊκή Δημοκρατία της ΚίναςLaïkí Dimokratía tis KínasPeople's Republic of China
  2. folk (customs, dance, etc.)
    λαϊκά τραγούδιαlaïká tragoúdiafolk songs
  3. lay, secular (not ecclesiastical, nonclergy)
  4. working class, lower class
  5. vulgar, cheap (goods, clothing, etc.)
  6. (lexicography) colloquial, common (words, language)
    Synonym: (dictionary abbreviation) λαϊκ. (laïk.)

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NounEdit

λαϊκός (laïkósm (plural λαϊκοί)

  1. layman

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