μέσος

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *medʰyo- (between). Cognate with Latin medius, Sanskrit मध्य (mádhya), Old Armenian մէջ (mēǰ), etc.

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  • (Classical) IPA(key): /mésos/
  • (Koine) IPA(key): /ˈmesos/

Adjective[edit]

μέσος (mesosm, μέση f, μέσον n; first/second declension

  1. middle of, between, amidst
  2. half
  3. of middle quality: moderate, intermediate

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μέσος (mesos), from Proto-Indo-European *medʰyo- (between).

Adjective[edit]

μέσος (mésosm,  feminine: μέση (mési), neuter: μέσο (méso)

  1. middle, mid
  2. average, mean
  3. compromise

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Noun[edit]

μέσος (mésosm (plural μέσοι)

  1. average, median
  2. (soccer) midfielder
  3. middle finger
  4. middle toe

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