ἑορτή

See also: εορτή

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Perhaps from Proto-Hellenic *wewortā́ and related to ἐρίηρoς (eríēros), ἔρανος (éranos), ἦρα (êra).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἑορτή (heortḗf (genitive ἑορτῆς); first declension

  1. feast
    1. festival, holiday
    2. amusement, pastime
    3. (with or without τοῦ πάσχα) the Passover

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: εορτή (eortí), γιορτή (giortí)
  • Ottoman Turkish: یورتی(yortu)

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