πάλιν

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*kʷel-

Frozen adverbial accusative of *πάλις ‎(*pális) from Proto-Indo-European *kʷl̥His. Closely related to πέλω ‎(pélō, to go, be) and πάλαι ‎(pálai, before, long ago).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

πάλιν ‎(pálin)

  1. (of place) back, backwards
    1. (with a notion of contradiction)
  2. (of time) again, once more, anew
  3. again, in turn, doubly

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