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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From σκέπτομαι (sképtomai, I observe).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /sko.pós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /skoˈpos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /skoˈpos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /skoˈpos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /skoˈpos/
  • NounEdit

    σκοπός (skopósm (genitive σκοποῦ); second declension

    1. watcher
    2. lookout, protector, guardian
    3. spy, scout
    4. mark, target
    5. goal, aim

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    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek σκοπός (skopós).

    NounEdit

    σκοπός (skopósm (plural σκοποί)

    1. goal (aim, desired result)
    2. guard (occupation)
    3. tune, melody

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