δε

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See also: δεν and δέ

Greek[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From δεν ‎(den) from Ancient Greek οὐδέν ‎(oudén, in no way).

Particle[edit]

δε ‎(de) ‎(negating particle)

  1. Alternative form of δεν ‎(den)
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Usage notes[edit]
  • The alternative form δεν ‎(den) is used when the following letter is a vowel or a plosive consonant (κ, ξ, π, τ, ψ, γκ, ντ, μπ).
  • δεν and δε are used with indicative verb forms, but μην and μη are used with subjunctive verbs.
  • It may sometimes be used to emphasise a statement.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek δέ ‎(, and, but)

Conjunction[edit]

δε ‎(de)

  1. also, but also