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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *tetḱ- (to create, produce). Cognate with τίκτω (tíktō), τέκτων (téktōn), Sanskrit तक्षति (takṣati), Avestan 𐬙𐬀𐬱𐬀𐬌𐬙𐬌 (tašaiti), Latin texō, tēla, tignum, Proto-Germanic *þahsuz.

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NounEdit

τέχνη (tékhnēf (genitive τέχνης); first declension

  1. craft, skill, trade
  2. art
  3. cunning, wile
  4. means

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek τέχνη (tékhnē).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtexni/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: τέ‧χνη

NounEdit

τέχνη (téchnif (plural τέχνες)

  1. art, craftsmanship, style

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