γαλήνη

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ɡa.lɛ̌ː.nɛː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɡaˈle.ne/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ɣaˈli.ni/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ɣaˈli.ni/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ɣaˈli.ni/
  • Noun[edit]

    γαλήνη (galḗnēf (genitive γαλήνης); first declension

    1. calm, stillness of wind or sea
      1. serenity, tranquility, calmness
    2. galena, lead sulphide
    3. a type of antidote

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    Greek[edit]

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    Noun[edit]

    γαλήνη (galínif (uncountable)

    1. serenity, equanimity
    2. calm, quiet, peaceful

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