ματαιότης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From μάτη (mátē, folly)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ματαιότης (mataiótēs) (genitive ματαιότητος) f, third declension

  1. emptiness, purposelessness, futility

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ματαιότης (mataiótēs)

Noun[edit]

ματαιότης (mataiótisf

  1. Katharevousa form of ματαιότητα (mataiótita)
    ματαιότης ματαιοτήτων, τα πάντα ματαιότης
    mataiótis mataiotíton, ta pánta mataiótis
    Vanity of vanities; all is vanity. (Ecclesiastes)