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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From φρονέω (phronéō, to think) +‎ -σις (-sis); the former from φρήν (phrḗn, mind).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pʰró.nɛː.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpʰro.ne.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈɸro.ni.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈfro.ni.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈfro.ni.sis/
  • NounEdit

    φρόνησῐς (phrónēsisf (genitive φρονήσεως); third declension

    1. practical wisdom

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