εσύ

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Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (contraction) 'σύ ('sý)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σύ (), from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

εσύ (esý)  (strong personal pronoun)

  1. you (2nd person singular, nominative and vocative)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This is an informal 2nd person pronoun, used with children, friends and relatives. The plural formal form εσείς is used to strangers and those to whom it is thought that deference or respect is due.

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