γλυκύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dl̥kú- (sweet). Cognate with Latin dulcis.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels υ and ύ by adding a macron after each one if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.
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Adjective[edit]

γλυκύς (glukúsm (feminine γλυκεῖα, neuter γλυκύ); first/third declension

  1. sweet (taste)

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References[edit]

γλυκύς in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press