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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From μετ᾽ (met᾽) +‎ ὁδός (hodós).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /mé.tʰo.dos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈmɛ.tʰo.dos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈme.θo.ðos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈme.θo.ðos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈme.θo.ðos/
  • NounEdit

    μέθοδος (méthodosf (genitive μεθόδου); second declension

    1. following after, pursuit
    2. pursuit of knowledge, investigation, inquiry; hence, treatise
      1. mode of prosecuting such inquiry, method, system, plan
      2. doctrine
      3. “methodic” medicine
      4. (rhetoric) means
        1. means of recognizing
        2. mode of treating the subject-matter
    3. trick, ruse, stratagem

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    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From the Ancient Greek μέθοδος (méthodos).

    NounEdit

    μέθοδος (méthodosf (plural μέθοδοι)

    1. method, system
    2. fashion

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