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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From οἰκέω (oikéō) +‎ ία (ía).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

οἰκῐ́ᾱ (oikíāf (genitive οἰκῐ́ᾱς); first declension

  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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