ἔλεος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Could be related to ἐλελεῦ (eleleû, woe, alas)

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Noun[edit]

ἔλεος (éleos) (genitive ἐλέου, ἐλέεος, ἐλέους) m, n, second declension

  1. pity, mercy, compassion
  2. object of pity

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