ἡδονή

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ἁδονά (Doric)
  • ἡδονά

EtymologyEdit

From ἥδομαι (hēdomai, to rejoice), from ἡδύς (hēdus, sweet).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ἡδονή (hēdonē) (genitive ἡδονῆς) f, first declension

  1. delight, pleasure, enjoyment
  2. taste, smell, flavor
  3. (in plural): desires

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