Πιθηκοῦσαι

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Etymology[edit]

From The contracted feminine *πῐθηκόεσσᾰ (*pithēkóessa), from *πῐθηκόεις (*pithēkóeis, ape-like), from πῐ́θηκος (píthēkos, ape) +‎ -εις (-eis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pi.tʰɛː.kôː.sai̯/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pi.tʰeˈku.sɛ/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /pi.θiˈku.sɛ/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /pi.θiˈku.se/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /pi.θiˈku.se/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Πιθηκοῦσαι (Pithēkoûsaif pl (genitive Πιῐθηκουσῶν); first declension

    1. Pithecusae; Ischia, Campania, Italy

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