See also: ἀψίς and ἅψις

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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From ἅπτω(háptō, I fasten to).

PronunciationEdit

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels and ί by adding a macron after each of them if they are long, or a breve if they are short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes they are short if unmarked.

NounEdit

ἁψίς (hapsísf (genitive ἁψῖδος); third declension

  1. net, mesh
  2. wheel, hoop, disc
  3. Any curved form: bow, arch, vault

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