ἄβυσσος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ἀ- (a-) +‎ βῠσσός (bussós, depth of the sea)

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Adjective[edit]

ἄβῠσσος (ábussosm, ἄβῠσσος f, ἄβυσσον n; second declension

  1. bottomless, boundless
  2. unfathomable

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Noun[edit]

ἄβῠσσος (ábussos) (genitive ἀβύσσου) f, second declension

  1. bottomless pit, abyss
  2. The subterranean world of the dead: abyss

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