ἀμφίπολος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀμφί (amphí, about) + πέλω (pélō, I go)/πολέω (poléō)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ἀμφίπολος (amphípolosm, ἀμφίπολος f, ἀμφίπολον n; second declension

  1. being about, busied about, busy
    1. (substantive)
      1. (in feminine) handmaid, waiting-woman
        1. handmaid of the gods, priestess
      2. (in masculine) attendant, follower
      3. (in masculine) priest
  2. (passive) much frequented

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 7th edition