τράπεζα

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *tr̥-ped-ih₂- (having three feet), from *tr̥- (three, combining form) + *pṓds (foot). The first element is conventionally made *kʷtur- (four, combining form), but Sihler (1995) points out that early tables had three legs, not four.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

τρᾰ́πεζᾰ (trápeza) (genitive τρᾰπέζης); f, first declension

  1. a table

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek.

Noun[edit]

τράπεζα (trápezaf

  1. (finance) bank

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]