τέως

See also: Τέως

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *teh₂wot. Cognates include Sanskrit तवत् (tavat).

PronunciationEdit

 

ParticleEdit

τέως (téōs)

AdverbEdit

τέως (téōs)

  1. so long, in the meantime
  2. until then, during that time
  3. for a time, a while
  4. up to this time, hitherto

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • τέως in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • τέως in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • τέως in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • τέως in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • τέως in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN

GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

τέως (téos)

  1. previous, former, ex-

Usage notesEdit

  • τέως refers to the immediately previous holder of an office or position, πρώην to any previous holder(s) of an office or position.
    όλοι οι πρώην πρωθυπουργοί και ο τέως Πρόεδρος της Δημοκρατίας
    all the previous prime ministers and the previous President of the Republic

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