πολίτης

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Ionic) πολιήτης

EtymologyEdit

From πόλις (polis, city)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

πολῑ́της (polī́tēs) (genitive πολίτου) m, first declension

  1. citizen
  2. freeman
  3. fellow citizen, compatriot

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

NounEdit

πολίτης (polítism, f (plural πολίτες, feminine πολίτις)

  1. citizen, resident of town or city.
    Αμερικανός πολίτης (American citizen)
  2. civilian, not of the church or armed forces.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

see: πόλη
Last modified on 8 April 2014, at 15:00