ἐλεημοσύνη

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐλεήμων(eleḗmōn, pitiful, merciful) +‎ -σύνη(-súnē) from ἐλεέω(eleéō, have pity on).

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NounEdit

ἐλεημοσύνη ‎(eleēmosúnēf ‎(genitive ἐλεημοσύνης); first declension

  1. pity, mercy
  2. alms, charity

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