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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 Old English nīwe (English new), Latin novus, Sanskrit नव(náva), and Old Persian [script needed](Nava).

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AdjectiveEdit

νέος ‎(néosm ‎(feminine νέα, neuter νέον); first/second declension

  1. young
  2. (pertaining to young people) youthful
  3. new, fresh
  4. (euphemistic, especially in comparative) Unexpected, strange, evil.

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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

AdjectiveEdit

νέος ‎(néosm ‎(feminine νέα, neuter νέο)

  1. young, youthful
  2. modern, new

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