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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abstract noun used only in compounds, equivalent to γραφή (graphḗ), from γράφω (gráphō, I carve, write).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ɡra.pʰí.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɡraˈpʰi.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ɣraˈɸi.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ɣraˈfi.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ɣraˈfi.a/
  • Combining formEdit

    -γραφίᾱ (-graphíā)

    1. writing, drawing

    DescendantsEdit


    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek -γραφία (-graphía).

    SuffixEdit

    -γραφία (-grafía)

    1. relating to writing or literature

    Derived termsEdit