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χρονολογία

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

The word, from medieval times, 8th-9th century.[1] Morphologically from χρονο- (chrono-, chrono-) +‎ -λογία (-logía, -logy) "speaking of time". Contemporary senses through French chronologie.[2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /xronoloˈʝia/
  • Hyphenation: χρο‧νο‧λο‧γία

NounEdit

χρονολογία (chronologíaf (plural χρονολογίες)

  1. system of dating, chronology of a certain event
    Η αφετηρία της ρωμαϊκής χρονολογίας είναι το έτος κτίσεως της Ρώμης, το 753 π.Κ.Ε.
    I afetiría tis romaïkís chronologías eínai to étos ktíseos tis Rómis, to 753 p.K.E.
    The starting point of the Romany chronology is the foundation of Rome in 753 BCE.
    Synonym: χρονολόγηση (chronológisi)
  2. determining or recording the year in which an event happened
    Ποια είναι η χρονολογία της γεννήσεώς σας;
    Poia eínai i chronología tis genníseós sas?
    What is the year of your birth?
    1. determining or recording the precise date (year, month, day) of an event
      A more precise term: ημερομηνία (imerominía, precice day, month (and year))
  3. chronology, the science of dating events

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Babiniotis, Georgios (2010), “χρονολογία”, in Etymologikó lexikó tis néas ellinikís glóssas [Etymological Dictionary of Modern Greek] (in Greek), Athens: Lexicology Centre
  2. ^ χρονολογία in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.