Κυδωνία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Mycenaean Greek ku-do-ni-ja.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Κυδωνίᾱ (Kudōníā) (genitive Κυδωνίας); f, first declension

  1. Cydonia, Crete, Greece
  2. an epithet of the goddess Athena

Inflection[edit]

The personal name rarely takes a definite article.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: Κυδωνία (Kydonia)
  • Latin: Cydonia

References[edit]

  • p. 1,007 in S. C. Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited. 1950.