βιβλιοθήκη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From βιβλίον (biblíon, book) +‎ θήκη (thḗkē, box, chest).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels ι and ι by adding a macron after each of them if they are long, or a breve if they are short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes they are short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

βιβλιοθήκη (bibliothḗkēf (genitive βιβλιοθήκης); first declension

  1. bookcase
  2. library
  3. records office
  4. compilation

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βιβλιοθήκη (bibliothḗkē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [vivliɔˈθiki]
  • Hyphenation: βι‧βλι‧ο‧θή‧κη

Noun[edit]

βιβλιοθήκη (vivliothíkif (plural βιβλιοθήκες)

  1. library
  2. bookcase

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