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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐπί (epí, upon) +‎ ὄνυμα (ónuma) +‎ -ος (-os).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /e.pɔ̌ː.ny.mos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɛˈpo.ny.mos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /eˈpo.ny.mos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /eˈpo.ny.mos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /eˈpo.ni.mos/
  • AdjectiveEdit

    ἐπώνῠμος (epṓnumosm, f (neuter ἐπώνῠμον); second declension

    1. named in a significant manner, with a significant name
    2. surnamed
    3. concerning giving one's name to something
    4. (neuter substantive) surname

    DeclensionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

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