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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *meh₂d-. Cognates include Sanskrit मदति (madati), ममत्ति (mamatti), Latin madeō, and Old Irish maidim. Compare Serbo-Croatian modar (blue).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ma.dá.ɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /maˈda.o/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /maˈða.o/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /maˈða.o/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /maˈða.o/
  • VerbEdit

    μᾰδάω (madáō)

    1. I am moist, wet
    2. I melt away
    3. (of hair) I fall off
    4. I am bald

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