ἀγωνιστής

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἀγωνίζομαι ‎(agōnízomai, I contend for a prize), from ἀγών ‎(agṓn, contest), +‎ -τής ‎(-tḗs, masculine agentive suffix).

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NounEdit

ἀγωνιστής ‎(agōnistḗsm ‎(genitive ἀγωνιστοῦ); first declension agwnisths agonistes may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek ἀγωνιστής.

  1. combatant, rival, contestant
  2. pleader, advocate
  3. actor
  4. master
  5. struggler, champion

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