φίλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰili- (harmonious, friendly).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

φίλος (philosm, φίλη f, φίλον n; first/second declension

  1. That which is loved or important: beloved, dear
  2. (less commonly): loving, friendly

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Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

φίλος (fílosm,  feminine: φίλη (fíli), neuter: φίλο (fílo)

  1. friendly
  2. dear, beloved

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Noun[edit]

φίλος (fílosm (plural φίλοι), feminine φίλη (fíli)

  1. friend
  2. boyfriend
  3. acquaintance

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