Κυριακή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for Κυριακὴ ἡμέρα(hē Kuriakḕ hēméra, the Lord's Day), from κυριακή(kuriakḗ), feminine form of κυριακός(kuriakós, belonging to the lord), from κύριος(kúrios, lord).

Noun[edit]

Κυριακή ‎(Kuriakḗf

  1. (Koine) Sunday, Lord's Day

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Sophocles, Evangelinos Apostolides (1900), “κυριακός”, in Greek Lexicon of the Roman and Byzantine Periods (from B. C. 146 to A. D. 1100), New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, page 698b
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1973), “կիւրակէ”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), volume II, 2nd edition, Yerevan: University Press, published 1926–1935, page 598
  • Abajev, V. I. (1958) Istoriko-etimologičeskij slovarʹ osetinskovo jazyka [Historical-Etymological Dictionary of the Ossetian Language] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow, Leningrad: USSR Academy of Sciences, pages 652–653


Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Koine Greek Κυριακή(Kuriakḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kiriaˈki/
  • Hyphenation: Κυ‧ρι‧α‧κή

Noun[edit]

Κυριακή ‎(Kyriakíf ‎(plural Κυριακές)

  1. Sunday
  2. A female given name

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Coordinate terms[edit]

ημέρες της εβδομάδας(iméres tis evdomádas, days of the week)