γάρ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From γε (ge) +‎ ᾰ̓́ρᾰ (ára).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Conjunction[edit]

γᾰ́ρ (gár)

  1. for
  2. since

Usage notes[edit]

γᾰ́ρ is a post-positive word, i.e. it is never the first word in a sentence. It is usually the second, but sometimes also the third or fourth.

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