συγκοπή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From συγκόπτω (sunkóptō, cut up) from σύν (sún, with) + κόπτω (kóptō, cut)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

συγκοπή (sunkopḗ) (genitive συγκοπῆς) f, first declension

  1. a cutting up, cutting into small pieces
    • Periplus of the Erythraean Sea 6
    • Longinus 42
    1. (grammar) syncope, cutting a word short by striking out one or more letters
  2. collision
  3. sudden loss of strength, syncope

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition

Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

συγκοπή (synkopíf (plural συγκοπές)

  1. (medicine) syncope, fainting, missed heartbeats
  2. (music) syncopation
  3. (grammar) syncope, contraction

Declension[edit]