Χθών

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From χθών (khthṓn, earth)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kʰtʰɔ̌ːn/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /kʰtʰon/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /xθon/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /xθon/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /xθon/
  • Proper noun[edit]

    Χθών (Khthṓnf (genitive Χθονός); third declension

    1. the Earth, personified as a goddess

    Inflection[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,011