φωνῆεν

See also: φωνήεν

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From φωνήεις (phōnḗeis, adjective): as a noun, a substantivisation of its neuter forms, in elliptical use for φωνῆεν [γρᾰ́μμᾰ] (phōnêen [grámma], vocal [letter]); as an adjective, regularly declined forms.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

φωνῆεν (phōnêenn (genitive φωνήεντος); third declension (Koine)

  1. (grammar, usually in the plural) a vowel (α, ε, η, ι, ο, υ or ω)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: φωνήεν (foníen)
  • Latin: vōcālis (calque)

Coordinate termsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

φωνῆεν (phōnêen)

  1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular of φωνήεις (phōnḗeis)