Σελήνη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From σελήνη (selḗnē).

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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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Further reading[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]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Σελήνη (Selḗnē).

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Proper noun[edit]

Σελήνη (Selínif

  1. (formal, literary, poetic) Moon (the earth's orbiting satellite)

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