συλλαβή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From συλλαμβάνω (sullambánō, bring together)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

συλλαβή (sullabḗ) (genitive συλλαβῆς) f, first declension

  1. conception, pregnancy
  2. that which holds together, i.e. a girdle
    1. that which is held together
    2. several letters combined into a single sound, syllable
  3. (music) the chord called the fourth

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 7th edition

Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

συλλαβή (syllavíf (plural συλλαβές)

  1. (grammar, linguistics) syllable

Declension[edit]

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