γρίφος

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γρῖφος(grîphos, fishing basket); first used in the sense of "riddle" by Aristophanes.

Noun[edit]

γρίφος ‎(grífosm ‎(plural γρίφοι)

  1. conundrum (difficult question or riddle)
  2. puzzle
  3. enigma

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