παράδεισος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Avestan 𐬞𐬀𐬌𐬭𐬌𐬸𐬛𐬀𐬉𐬰𐬀 ‎(paiṛidaēza, walled enclusure, encompassing), from 𐬞𐬀𐬌𐬭𐬌 ‎(pairi, around) and 𐬛𐬀𐬉𐬰𐬀 ‎(daēza, wall), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- ‎(to knead, form), whence Ancient Greek τεῖχος ‎(teîkhos), Latin fingō, English dough.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

παράδεισος ‎(parádeisosm ‎(genitive παραδείσου); second declension

  1. the garden owned by the Persian nobility
  2. garden
  3. (biblical) Garden of Eden
  4. the afterlife location of the blessed: paradise

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παράδεισος ‎(parádeisos)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

παράδεισος ‎(parádeisosm ‎(plural παράδεισοι)

  1. paradise

DeclensionEdit

Read in another language