γνώμων

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From γιγνώσκω (gignṓskō) +‎ -μων (-mōn).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ɡnɔ̌ː.mɔːn/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈɡno.mon/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈɣno.mon/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈɣno.mon/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈɣno.mon/
  • Noun[edit]

    γνώμων (gnṓmōnm (genitive γνώμονος); third declension

    1. interpreter, discerner
    2. carpenter's square
    3. sundial
    4. (geometry) gnomon

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