Πλάτων

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From πλατύς ‎(platús, broad, wide), either because of Plato's robust body, or wide forehead or the breadth of his eloquence.

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Proper noun[edit]

Πλάτων ‎(Plátōnm ‎(genitive Πλάτωνος); third declension

  1. Plato

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References[edit]

  • Πλάτων in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Πλάτων 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 1,022



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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek Πλάτων ‎(Plátōn, Plato).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈplatɔn]
  • Hyphenation: Πλά‧των

Proper noun[edit]

Πλάτων ‎(Plátonm

  1. Plato (classical philosopher)
  2. A male given name

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