ἐποχή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἐπέχω (epekhō, stop, hold back)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ἐποχή (epokhē) (genitive ἐποχῆς) f, first declension

  1. check, cessation
    1. retention
  2. (philosophy) suspension of judgement
    1. suspense of payment
  3. stoppage, pause
    1. the epoch of a star
    2. period of vibration (in musical theory)

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition