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παπάς

See also: πάπας

GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Variant of πάππας (páppas, daddy, papa), itself imitative.

NounEdit

παπάς (papásm (plural παπάδες)

  1. (religion) Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic priest
  2. (card games) king card in a pack of playing cards

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

  • Although παππάς (pappás) is the more etymologically correct spelling [1], παπάς (papás) is the more common form.

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Babiniotis, G., Modern Greek Dictionary (Λεξικό της νέας ελληνικής γλώσσας). Athens 2008.