νέος

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From earlier *νέϝος ‎(*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic *newos (compare Mycenaean Greek 𐀚𐀺 ‎(ne-wo)), from Proto-Indo-European *néwos. Cognates include Sanskrit नव ‎(náva), Old Persian Nava, Latin novus and Old English nīwe (English new).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

νέος ‎(néosm, νέα f, νέον n; first/second declension

  1. young
  2. pertaining to young people: youthful
  3. new, fresh

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek νέος ‎(néos, young), from Proto-Hellenic, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈne̞o̞s]
  • Hyphenation: νέ‧ος

AdjectiveEdit

νέος ‎(néosm, feminine: νέα (néa), neuter: νέο (néo)

  1. young, youthful
  2. modern, new

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