Νῦσα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /nŷː.sa/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈny.sa/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈny.sa/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈny.sa/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈni.sa/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Νῦσᾰ (Nûsaf (genitive Νῡ́σης); first declension

    1. (mythology) Nysa (mountainous land where the Hyades raised the infant god Dionysus)

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    References[edit]

    • Νῦσα in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • Νῦσα 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, page 1,018

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