τάφος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From θάπτω (tháptō, I bury).

Noun[edit]

τάφος (táphos) (genitive τάφου) m, second declension

  1. funeral rites, burial, funeral, wake
  2. tomb, grave
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Related to θάμβος (thámbos, amazement) and τέθηπα (téthēpa, I am amazed, astounded).

Noun[edit]

τάφος (táphos) (genitive τέφεος, τέφους) n, third declension

  1. astonishment, amazement
Inflection[edit]

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τάφος (táphos, tomb).

Noun[edit]

τάφος (táfosm (plural τάφοι)

  1. grave, tomb

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