πολιορκία

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From πόλις (pólis, city) +‎ ἕρκος (hérkos, fence, enclosure) +‎ -ία (-ía).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πολῐορκίᾱ (poliorkíāf (genitive πολῐορκίᾱς); first declension

  1. siege of a city

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πολιορκίᾱ (poliorkíā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

πολιορκία (poliorkíaf (plural πολιορκίες)

  1. siege, military blockade

DeclensionEdit

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