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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from ὑπνόω (hupnóō, I put to sleep) +‎ -τικός (-tikós, adjectival derivational suffix).

PronunciationEdit

 

AdjectiveEdit

ῠ̔πνωτῐκός (hupnōtikósm (feminine ῠ̔πνωτῐκή, neuter ῠ̔πνωτῐκόν); first/second declension

  1. inclined to sleep, sleepy
  2. inducing sleep, soporific

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Late Latin: hypnōticus

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