δεξιός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *deḱs-. Cognate with Sanskrit दक्षिण (dákṣiṇa) and Latin dexter.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /deksiós/
  • (Koine) IPA(key): /ðeksiˈos/

Adjective[edit]

δεξιός (deksiósm, δεξιά f, δεξιόν n; first/second declension

  1. right (hand, side).
  2. fortunate
  3. northward
  4. able
  5. courteous

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Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

δεξιός (dexiósm,  feminine: δεξιά (dexiá), neuter: δεξιό (dexió)

  1. right; right-handed

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