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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From πόλις (pólis, city) +‎ -της (-tēs, masculine adjectival suffix)

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NounEdit

πολῑ́της (polī́tēsm (genitive πολῑ́του); first declension (Attic, Koine Greek)

  1. citizen, freeman
  2. fellow citizen, compatriot

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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

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see: πόλη