γραμματεύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From γράμμα (grámma, writing) +‎ -εύς (-eús, masculine suffix of person concerned).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels α and α by adding a macron after each of them if they are long, or a breve if they are short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes they are short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

γραμματεύς (grammateúsm (genitive γραμματέως); third declension

  1. secretary, registrar; clerk (title of officials in Greek poleis)
  2. scribe, scholar

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