νέος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier *νέϝος (*néwos), from Proto-Hellenic (compare Mycenaean Greek 𐀚𐀺 (ne-wo)), from Proto-Indo-European *néwos. Cognates include Sanskrit नव (náva), Latin novus and Old English nīwe (English new).

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Adjective[edit]

νέος (néosm, νέα f, νέον n; first/second declension

  1. young
  2. pertaining to young people: youthful
  3. new, fresh

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek νέος (néos, young), from Proto-Hellenic, from Proto-Indo-European *néwos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

νέος (néosm,  feminine: νέα (néa), neuter: νέο (néo)

  1. young, youthful
  2. modern, new

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