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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian puttana, from Vulgar Latin; ultimately from Classical Latin putidus ‎(dirty).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /puˈtana/
  • Hyphenation: που‧τά‧να

NounEdit

πουτάνα ‎(poutánaf ‎(plural πουτάνες)

  1. (colloquial, pejorative) whore, hooker (prostitute)
    Η φίλη μου συμπεριφέρεται σαν πουτάνα.
    My friend is acting like a whore.

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • πόρνη f ‎(pórni, prostitute) (neutral term)

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