Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *sm-ih₂, zero grade of *sḗm.

PronunciationEdit

 

NumeralEdit

μίᾰ (mía)

  1. feminine nominative singular of εἷς (heîs)

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi.a/ (compare to μια)
  • Hyphenation: μί‧α

ArticleEdit

μία (mía)

  1. (indefinite) nominative feminine of ένας (énas), (a, an)
  2. (indefinite) accusative feminine of ένας (énas), (a, an)

NumeralEdit

μία (míaf

  1. nominative feminine of ένας (énas), (one)
  2. accusative feminine of ένας (énas)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • The stressed form of μια (mia), which is used to emphasise number.
    Μία μπίρα; Θέλαμε δύο!
    Mía bíra; Thélame dýo
    One beer? We wanted two!

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