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Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σῠγγνώμη (sungnṓmēf (genitive σῠγγνώμης); first declension

  1. acknowledgement, confession
  2. lenient judgement, allowance; fellow feeling with another
  3. pardon, forgiveness

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek συγγνώμη and semantic loan from French pardon.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /siŋˈɣno.mi/
  • Hyphenation: συγ‧γνώ‧μη

InterjectionEdit

συγγνώμη (syngnómi)

  1. sorry (an apology)
  2. excuse me (UK), pardon me (US)

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NounEdit

συγγνώμη (syngnómif (plural συγγνώμες)

  1. forgiveness

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ συγγνώμη in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.