Ἀθῆναι

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Plural of Ἀθήνη (Athḗnē, Athena).

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Ἀθῆναι (Athênai) (genitive Ἀθηνῶν) f, first declension

  1. Athens.

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While the city name is plural from the Classical period on, Homer uses a singular form: Ἀθήνη (Athḗnē).

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