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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ὑπερβάλλω (huperbállō) +‎ (, verbal noun suffix).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hy.per.bo.lɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)y.pɛr.boˈle/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /y.per.βoˈli/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /y.per.voˈli/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /i.per.voˈli/
  • NounEdit

    ὑπερβολή (huperbolḗf (genitive ὑπερβολῆς); first declension

    1. overshooting
    2. superiority
    3. excess, extremity
    4. A crossing over, passage
    5. delay
    6. (geometry) hyperbola

    InflectionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

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