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ἀνδρόγυνος

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἀνήρ (anḗr, man) +‎ γυνή (gunḗ, woman).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /an.dró.ɡy.nos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /anˈdro.ɡy.nos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /anˈdro.ɣy.nos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /anˈdro.ʝy.nos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /anˈdro.ʝi.nos/
  • AdjectiveEdit

    ᾰ̓νδρόγῠνος (andrógunosm, f (neuter ᾰ̓νδρόγῠνον); second declension

    1. (in masculine, substantive)
      1. hermaphrodite
      2. a man who is womanish, weak, effeminate
      3. pathic, bottom
    2. common to men and women
    3. (in neuter, substantive, Byzantine law) matrimony

    InflectionEdit

    Derived termsEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    Further readingEdit