Open main menu

Contents

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From στρέφω (stréphō, twist) +‎ ().

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

στροφή (strophḗf (genitive στροφῆς); first declension

  1. turning
  2. revolving
  3. twisting

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Ancient Greek στροφή (strophḗ).

NounEdit

στροφή (strofíf (plural στροφές)

  1. bend, turning, turn (change of direction)
    στη στροφή του δρόμουsti strofí tou drómouat the bend in the road
  2. turning, turn, revolving, twisting (rotation)
    η μπαλαρίνα έκανε δυο στροφέςi balarína ékane dyo strofésthe ballerina made two turns
  3. (music) verse, stanza
  4. (nautical) tack

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit