αἰών

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From earlier αἰϝών (aiwṓn), from Proto-Indo-European Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyu- (vital force, life, long life, eternity), whence also Latin aevum.

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αἰών (aiṓn) (genitive αἰῶνος) m, third declension

  1. lifetime
  2. generation
  3. a long period of time, eon, epoch, age
  4. the current world

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