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See also: Ἡδονή

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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Related to ἥδομαι (hḗdomai, to rejoice) and ἡδῠ́ς (hēdús, sweet).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hɛː.do.nɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)e.doˈne/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /i.ðoˈni/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /i.ðoˈni/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /i.ðoˈni/
  • NounEdit

    ἡδονή (hēdonḗf (genitive ἡδονῆς); first declension

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

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