Νυσεύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Νῦσᾰ (Nûsa, the name of several mountains sacred to Dionysus) +‎ -εύς (-eús, demonym-forming suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /nyː.seú̯s/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /nyˈseʍs/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /nyˈseɸs/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /nyˈsefs/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /niˈsefs/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Νῡσεύς (Nūseúsm (genitive Νῡσέως); third declension

    1. an epithet of Dionysus, Nysan

    Declension[edit]

    Descendants[edit]