αδελφός

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Greek[edit]

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 (Frequency comparison: αδελφός (adelfós): 78%, αδερφός (aderfós): 22%  source: Hellenic National Corpus , July 2010)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀδελφός (adelphós, brother).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aðɛlˈfɔs/
  • Hyphenation: α‧δελ‧φός

Noun[edit]

αδελφός (adelfósm (plural αδελφοί, feminine αδελφή)

  1. brother
  2. (religion) monk

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