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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From μεταφέρω (metaphérō, to transfer) +‎ ().

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

μετᾰφορᾱ́ (metaphorā́f (genitive μετᾰφορᾶς); first declension

  1. transference
  2. (rhetoric) metaphor, trope

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • French: métaphore
  • Greek: μεταφορά (metaforá)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Ancient Greek μεταφορά (metaphorá).

NounEdit

μεταφορά (metaforáf (plural μεταφορές)

  1. (rhetoric) metaphor
  2. transport, transportation

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