ἀντί

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂énti. Cognates include Sanskrit अन्ति (ánti), Latin ante, Old Armenian ընդ (ənd) and English and.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Preposition[edit]

ἀντί (+ genitive)

  1. over against, opposite
  2. at the same time as
  3. in exchange for, in place of
  4. at the price of, in return for
  5. for the sake of, for
  6. instead of
  7. compared with

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