τέχνη

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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *teḱs-neh₂, from *teḱs- ‎(to plait, woodwork, carpenter). 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 techne tekhne texnh may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek τέχνη.

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

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek.

NounEdit

τέχνη ‎(téchnif ‎(plural τέχνες)

  1. art, craftsmanship, style

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