τυφλός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰoubʰos. Cognates include Old Irish dub (dark), and Old English deaf (English deaf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

τυφλός (tuphlósm, τυφλή f, τυφλόν n; first/second declension

  1. blind
    1. of the limbs of the blind
    2. (figuratively) of the other senses and the mind
    3. (figuratively)
  2. (of things) blind, dark, unseen, dim, obscure
    1. (of passages or apertures) blind, closed, with no outlet
  3. (advervial) blindly

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition

Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

τυφλός (tyflósm,  feminine: τυφλή (tyflí), neuter: τυφλό (tyfló)

  1. blind

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