παροιμία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πάροιμος (paroimos, by the road, neighbor)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

παροιμία (paroimia) (genitive παροιμίας) f, first declension

  1. a byword, saying, proverb, maxim
    1. a dark saying, parable

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition

Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

παροιμία (paroimíaf (plural παροιμίες)

  1. proverb

Declension[edit]

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