See also: ιδέα

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Maybe from Proto-Hellenic *widéhā, from Proto-Indo-European *widéseh₂, feminine derivation from *wéydos (whence εἶδος (eîdos)), from *weyd- (to see).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἰδέᾱ (idéāf (genitive ἰδέᾱς); first declension

  1. look, appearance, form
  2. type, sort, class
  3. style

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: idea
  • French: idée
  • German: Idee
  • Greek: ιδέα (idéa)
  • Latin: idea
  • Russian: иде́я (idéja)
  • Swedish: idé

Further readingEdit