See also: μονός

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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Greek *monwo- from Proto-Indo-European *mey-(small). See also Armenian մանր(manr, slender, small), Ancient Greek μανός(manós, sparse, rare), as well as several Germanic contexts including Middle Low German mone, möne (West Frisian meun, Dutch meun), Old High German muniwa, munuwa, munewa (German Münne(minnow)).

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μόνος ‎(mónosm ‎(feminine μόνη, neuter μόνον); first/second declension

  1. alone, forsaken, solitary
  2. only
  3. unique

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek μόνος(mónos), from Proto-Indo-European *men-(small).

AdjectiveEdit

μόνος ‎(mónosm ‎(feminine μόνη, neuter μόνο)

  1. solitary, alone
  2. unmarried
  3. solo, unaccompanied
  4. unique, singular
  5. (when used with article) only
    Ο Κώστας ήταν ο μόνος που έτρεξε να βοηθήσει.
    Kostas was the only one to run for help.

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