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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *(s)tégos, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)tégos, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)teg- (roof).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /sté.ɡos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈstɛ.ɡos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈste.ɣos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈste.ɣos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈste.ɣos/
  • NounEdit

    στέγος (stégosn (genitive στέγεος or στέγους); third declension

    1. roof
    2. house, mansion
    3. urn, grave
    4. brothel

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