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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Many attempts have been made to connect it with Latin forma (see there for theory of its origin), but the proposed relationship is problematic. Possibly of Pre-Greek origin.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /mor.pʰɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /morˈpʰe/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /morˈɸi/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /morˈfi/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /morˈfi/
  • NounEdit

    μορφή (morphḗf (genitive μορφῆς); first declension

    1. shape, form
    2. appearance
    3. outline
    4. kind, type

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    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek μορφή (morphḗ).

    NounEdit

    μορφή (morfíf (plural μορφές)

    1. form, shape

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