Λακωνικός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Λᾰ́κων (Lákōn, Laconian) +‎ -ῐκός (-ikós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /la.kɔː.ni.kós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /la.ko.niˈkos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /la.ko.niˈkos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /la.ko.niˈkos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /la.ko.niˈkos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    Λᾰκωνῐκός (Lakōnikósm (feminine Λᾰκωνῐκή, neuter Λᾰκωνῐκόν); first/second declension

    1. Of or pertaining to Laconia
    2. laconic (brief) in speech
    3. Substantivized forms:
      1. (feminine singular)Λᾰκωνῐκή (γῆ or χώρᾱ ‎) (“Laconian land”‎).
      2. (feminine plural) αἱ Λᾰκωνῐκαί (ἐμβάδες (“Laconian shoes -for men-”‎).
      3. (neuter singular) τὸ Λᾰκωνῐκόν (the state of Lacedaemon)

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    References[edit]

    • Λακωνικός in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • Λακωνικός in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.

    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Adjective λακωνικός (lakonikós) from Ancient Greek Λακωνικός.

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • IPA(key): /lakoniˈkos/
    • Hyphenation: Λα‧κω‧νι‧κός

    Proper noun[edit]

    Λακωνικός (Lakonikósm

    1. Laconian, as in “Λακωνικός κόλπος” ‎(Lakonikós Kólpos, “Laconian Gulf”‎)

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