οἰκία

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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From οἶκος ‎(oîkos, house).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

οἰκίᾱ ‎(oikíāf ‎(genitive οἰκίας); first declension oikia may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek οἰκίᾱ.

  1. house, dwelling, lair
  2. household, domestic affairs
  3. household, family
  4. house, extended family, tribe

Usage notesEdit

In Attic law, οἶκος ‎(oîkos, house) was all the property left by a person, while οἰκία was the house on that property.

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