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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷendʰ-; cognate with πάθος (páthos) and πάσχω (páskhō).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pén.tʰos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpɛn.tʰos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpen.θos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpen.θos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpen.θos/
  • NounEdit

    πένθος (pénthosn (genitive πένθεος); ? declension

    1. grief, sorrow
    2. mourning
    3. a misery, misfortune

    DeclensionEdit

    Derived termsEdit


    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek πένθος (pénthos).

    NounEdit

    πένθος (pénthosn (plural πένθη)

    1. mourning, grief, bereavement (personal)
      Το πένθος είναι μία μακροχρόνια και συναισθηματικά επώδυνη διαδικασία.
      To pénthos eínai mía makrochrónia kai synaisthimatiká epódyni diadikasía.
      Grief is a long and emotionally painful process.
    2. mourning (clothing and other signs of bereavement)
    3. mourning (period of public respect paying)

    DeclensionEdit