ἐξ

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *eḱs ‎(out of), *eǵʰs, *h₁eǵʰs. Cognates include Latin ex, ē, Old Irish ess-, a, ass (Irish as), Lithuanian ìš and Old Church Slavonic из ‎(iz), Kurdish ji.

PronunciationEdit

 

PrepositionEdit

ἐξ ‎(ex)

  1. (with genitive) Alternative form of ἐκ ‎(ek)

Usage notesEdit

If the word precedes a word beginning with a consonant, it is ἐκ, if preceding a word beginning with a vowel, it is ἐξ.

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