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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰoh₂neh₂, from *bʰeh₂- (to speak).

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NounEdit

φωνή (phōnḗf (genitive φωνῆς); first declension

  1. sound
  2. Usually of the human voice: voice cry, yell
  3. The voice or cry of animals
  4. Any articulate sound (especially vowels)
  5. speech, discourse
  6. language

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek φωνή (phōnḗ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

φωνή (foníf (plural φωνές)

  1. voice, sound
  2. (music) voice, note
  3. (grammar, linguistics) voice
    ενεργητική φωνήenergitikí foníactive voice
    παθητική φωνήpathitikí fonípassive voice
    μέση φωνήmési fonímiddle voice
    μεσοπαθητική φωνήmesopathitikí fonímediopassive voice

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