Πέρσης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Persian 𐎱𐎠𐎼𐎿 (Pārsa).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pér.sɛːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpɛr.ses/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈper.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈper.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈper.sis/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Πέρσης (Pérsēsm (genitive Πέρσου); first declension (Epic, Ionic, Attic, Koine)

    1. Perses

    Declension[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    Πέρσης (Pérsēsm (genitive Πέρσου); first declension (Epic, Ionic, Attic, Koine)

    1. a Persian

    Declension[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    • Πέρσης in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • Πέρσης 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 1,021

    Greek[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    Πέρσης (Pérsism (plural Πέρσες, feminine Πέρσης)

    1. A Persian man

    Declension[edit]

    Related terms[edit]

    see: Περσία