Σελήνη

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Etymology[edit]

From the noun σέλας ‎(sélas, light, brightness, shine).

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Proper noun[edit]

Σελήνη ‎(Selḗnēf ‎(genitive Σελήνης); first declension

  1. the earth's Moon
  2. Selene, Greek mythological goddess of the Moon

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The personal name rarely takes a definite article.

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References[edit]

  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,025



Greek[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Σελήνη ‎(Selínif

  1. Moon

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