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παράκλητος

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From παρα- (para-, beside) +‎ κλητός (klētós, called, invited [one])

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pa.rá.klɛː.tos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /paˈra.kle.tos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /paˈra.kli.tos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /paˈra.kli.tos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /paˈra.kli.tos/
  • AdjectiveEdit

    παράκλητος (paráklētosm, f (neuter παράκλητον); second declension

    1. Called to aid, helping
    2. (substantive) legal assistant, advocate
    3. (substantive) One of who speaks on behalf: mediator, intercessor
    4. (substantive) comforter, helper

    InflectionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

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    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek παράκλητος

    NounEdit

    παράκλητος (paráklitosm (plural παράκλητοι)

    1. comforter (one who comforts)
    2. (with capital, Christianity) Holy Spirit, Paraclete

    DeclensionEdit