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ἀρχιερεύς

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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἀρχι- (arkhi-, chief) +‎ ἱερεύς (hiereús, priest).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ar.kʰi.e.reú̯s/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ar.kʰi.ɛˈreʍs/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ar.xi.eˈreɸs/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ar.çi.eˈrefs/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ar.çi.eˈrefs/
  • NounEdit

    ἀρχιερεύς (arkhiereúsm (genitive ἀρχιερέως); third declension

    1. chief priest, high priest

    InflectionEdit

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