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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From παθ- ‎(path-), zero-grade of the root of πάσχω ‎(páskhō, I feel, suffer): compare the aorist ἔπαθον ‎(épathon). Related to πένθος ‎(pénthos), as βάθος ‎(báthos) is related to βένθος ‎(bénthos).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πάθος ‎(páthosn ‎(genitive πάθεος or πάθους); third declension

  1. pain, suffering, death
  2. misfortune, calamity, disaster, misery
  3. any strong feeling, passion
  4. condition, state
  5. incident
  6. modification of words

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πάθος ‎(páthos).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA: [ˈpaθos]
  • Hyphenation: πά‧θος

NounEdit

πάθος ‎(páthosn ‎(plural πάθη)

  1. pathos
  2. empathy
  3. disease, misfortune, suffering, loss, grief
  4. passion, affection
  5. animosity
  6. grudge
  7. occurrence, accident

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