αὐγή

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See also: αυγή and Αὔγη

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewg-. Cognates include Albanian ag and Old Church Slavonic югъ (jugŭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

αὐγή (augḗf (genitive αὐγῆς); first declension

  1. light of the sun, sunlight
  2. (in the plural) rays, beams
  3. dawn
  4. any bright light, as of fire
  5. any gleam on the surface of bright objects, sheen

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: αυγή (avgí)

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