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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἡγεμών (hēgemṓn) +‎ -ία (-ía).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hɛː.ɡe.mo.ní.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)e.ɡɛ.moˈni.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /i.ɣe.moˈni.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /i.ʝe.moˈni.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /i.ʝe.moˈni.a/
  • NounEdit

    ἡγεμονῐ́ᾱ (hēgemoníāf (genitive ἡγεμονῐ́ᾱς); first declension

    1. the act of leading
    2. supreme power, supremacy, command
    3. office of governor, reign
    4. a division of the army under its officer
    5. chief thing, principal part

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