τῦφος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the verb τύφω (túphō, to smoke).

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

τῦφος (tûphosm (genitive τύφου); second declension

  1. a kind of fever
  2. delusion, vanity
  3. nonsense

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: τύφος (týfos)
  • New Latin: typhus

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