παράταξις

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From παρατάσσω (paratássō, to place side by side) +‎ -σις (-sis).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πᾰρᾰ́τᾰξῐς (parátaxisf (genitive πᾰρᾰτᾰ́ξεως); third declension

  1. a placing side by side
  2. marshaling, line of battle
    1. front rank of the phalanx

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • French: parataxe
  • Greek: παράταξη (parátaxi)

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