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 Greek) 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, 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): /ciriaˈci/
  • Hyphenation: Κυ‧ρι‧α‧κή

Noun[edit]

Κυριακή (Kyriakíf (plural Κυριακές)

  1. Sunday
  2. A female given name

Declension[edit]

Coordinate terms[edit]

(days of the week) μέρες της εβδομάδας; Δευτέρα (Deftéra), Τρίτη (Tríti), Τετάρτη (Tetárti), Πέμπτη (Pémpti), Παρασκευή (Paraskeví), Σάββατο (Sávvato), Κυριακή (Kyriakí) (Category: el:Days of the week)

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