φυλή

See also: Φυλή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From φύω (phúō, to bring forth). (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

φῡλή (phūlḗf (genitive φῡλῆς); first declension

  1. A union of individuals into a community
  2. A union based on descent: tribe, clan
  3. A union based on location: county
  4. A division of soldiers

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Coptic: ⲫⲩⲗⲏ (phulē)
  • English: phyle
  • Greek: φυλή (fylí)

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek φυλή (phulḗ).

NounEdit

φυλή (fylíf (plural φυλές)

  1. race, tribe, nation, breed

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