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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From συλλαμβάνω (sullambánō, bring together)

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σῠλλᾰβή (sullabḗf (genitive σῠλλᾰβῆς); first declension

  1. conception, pregnancy
  2. that which holds together, i.e. a girdle
    1. that which is held together
    2. several letters combined, syllable
  3. (music) the chord called the fourth

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: συλλαβή (syllaví)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Ancient Greek συλλαβή (sullabḗ).

NounEdit

συλλαβή (syllavíf (plural συλλαβές)

  1. (grammar, linguistics) syllable

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