χαρακτήρ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From χαράσσω (kharássō, I scratch, engrave)

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Noun[edit]

χαρακτήρ (kharaktḗr) (genitive χαρακτῆρος) m, third declension

  1. instrument used for engraving
  2. person who engraves, engraver
  3. impress, stamp, seal
  4. reproduction, representation
  5. figure, letter, character
  6. characteristic, character
  7. style

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