ποιος

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ποῖος (poîos), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷis.

Pronoun[edit]

ποιος (poios)  (interrogative)

  1. who
    Ποιος είναι ο επισκέπτης; (Who is the caller?)
    Ποιος; (Who's that?, Who's there?, Who is it?)
  2. which
    Ποιο βιβλίο θέλεις; (Which book do you want?)
  3. (in accusative case) who, whom
    Σε ποιον το έδωσες; (To whom did you give it?)
  4. (in genitive case) whose
    Ποιανού είναι η πετσέτα; (Whose is the towel?)

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See also[edit]

  • που (pou) for the relative form of who:
    Ο Άνθρωπος που Γνώριζε Πολλά. (“The Man Who Knew Too Much.”)