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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From μαίνομαι (maínomai, I am mad, raving).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /mán.tis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈman.tis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈman.tis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈman.tis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈman.dis/
  • NounEdit

    μᾰ́ντῐς (mántism (genitive μᾰ́ντεως); third declension

    1. seer, prophet, soothsayer
    2. mantis

    InflectionEdit

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