κῦδος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *skeue (to perceive, pay attention), see also Sanskrit कवि (kavi, wise, poet, seer, sage), Lithuanian kavoti (safeguard, tend), Armenian ցուցանեմ (cʿucʿanem, I show), Polish cześć (glory) and cud (miracle)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

κῦδος (kûdos) (genitive κύδεος) n,

  1. renown, glory

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

κῦδος (kûdos) (genitive κύδου) m,

  1. taunt
    κῦδος γὰρ ἀρσενικῶς μὲν ἡ λοιδορία͵ ἐξ οὗ καὶ τὸ κυδάζεται τοῖς πᾶσιν Ἀργείοις ὁμοῦ παρὰ Σοφοκλεῖ͵ ἀντὶ τοῦ λοιδορεῖται. κῦδος δὲ οὐδετέρως ἡ δόξα͵ ἐξ οὗ καὶ κύδιστος ὁ ἐνδοξότατος. Scholia In Aristophanem

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