τόνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τείνω (teinō, I stretch).

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Noun[edit]

τόνος (tonos) (genitive τόνου) m, second declension

  1. rope, cord
  2. chord
  3. tone, note

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Greek[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek τόνος (tonos, rope, chord, tone).

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Noun[edit]

τόνος (tónosm (plural τόνοι)

  1. (orthography, typography, grammar)  ΄ ,  stress, accent, tonos
  2. (music) note, pitch, tone
  3. shade
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see also: Greek Punctuation and Greek alphabet (Diacritics)

Etymology 2[edit]

From French tonne (ton)

Noun[edit]

τόνος (tónosm

  1. tonne, tonnage (unit of weight)
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Italian tonno (tuna), from Latin tunnus, from Ancient Greek θύννος (thunnos)

Noun[edit]

τόνος (tónosm (plural τόνοι)

  1. tuna (fish)
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