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See also: αδελφή

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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Feminine form of ἀδελφός (adelphós, brother)

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.del.pʰɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.dɛlˈpʰe/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.ðelˈɸi/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.ðelˈfi/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.ðelˈfi/
  • NounEdit

    ἀδελφή (adelphḗf (genitive ἀδελφῆς); first declension

    1. sister
    2. some other female relation, such as wife or cousin

    InflectionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

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