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See also: ύαινα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

ὗς (hûs, swine; pig) +‎ -αινα (-aina, feminine suffix)

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hý.ai̯.na/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈ(h)y.ɛ.na/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈy.ɛ.na/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈy.e.na/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈi.e.na/
  • NounEdit

    ῠ̔́αινᾰ (húainaf (genitive ῠ̔αίνης); first declension

    1. hyena

    InflectionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

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