el-noun ?

This template is used to display the headword line for the lemma forms of Greek nouns.

Other templates:
{{el-noun-form}} for the inflected forms of nouns
{{el-noun-proper}} for Greek proper nouns
{{el-noun-proper-form}} for the inflected forms of proper nouns


Unnamed parameters

(1) The first is used to identify the noun's gender, this can be:

  • m, f or n (although m-f, etc work it is recommended that g2=, g3= should be used for further genders)
  • m-p, f-p or n-p for plural nouns
  • - (dash/hyphen) for multi-gender nouns (see: ανηψιών) when the genders have different senses; in these cases {{lb}} should be used to identify these senses.

(2) The second is used as follows:

  • To display the nominative plural form
  • With unc for uncountable nouns
  • And ind for indeclinable nouns - although it still works, please avoid the the old code inv
Named parameters
  • head=
Overrides the displayed headword. See {{head}}.
  • sort=
Overrides the default generated sort key. See {{head}}.
  • g2=, g3=
For additional genders
  • p2=, p3= ...
For additional plural forms
  • m=, f=, n= (m2=, m3=, f2=, f3=, n2=, n3=)
For forms of a different gender (or genders)


Template syntax Template output
{{el-noun|m|φύλακες}} φύλακας (fýlakasm (plural φύλακες)
{{el-noun|m|ιατροί|g2=f}} ιατρός (iatrósm or f (plural ιατροί)
{{el-noun|m|δάσκαλοι|f=δασκάλα}} δάσκαλος (dáskalosm (plural δάσκαλοι, feminine δασκάλα)
{{el-noun|f|δασκάλες|m=δάσκαλος}} δασκάλα (daskálaf (plural δασκάλες, masculine δάσκαλος)
{{el-noun|-|σαρκοφάγοι}} σαρκοφάγος (sarkofágos) (plural σαρκοφάγοι)
{{el-noun|m|ακέραιοι αριθμοί|head=[[ακέραιος]] [[αριθμός]]}} ακέραιος αριθμός (akéraios arithmósm (plural ακέραιοι αριθμοί)
{{el-noun|n|ind}} αζούρ (azoúrn (indeclinable)
{{el-noun|f|unc}} αβαρεσιά (avaresiáf (uncountable)
{{el-noun|m}} φύλακας (fýlakasm