δημαγωγός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From δῆμος (dêmos, people) +‎ ᾰ̓γωγός (agōgós, leading, guiding).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /dɛː.ma.ɡɔː.ɡós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /de.ma.ɡoˈɡos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ði.ma.ɣoˈɣos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ði.ma.ɣoˈɣos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ði.ma.ɣoˈɣos/
  • Noun[edit]

    δημᾰγωγός (dēmagōgósm (genitive δημᾰγωγοῦ); second declension

    1. a popular leader
      1. (in a bad sense) a leader of the mob, an unprincipled, factious orator, demagogue

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From the Ancient Greek δημαγωγός (dēmagōgós).

    Noun[edit]

    δημαγωγός (dimagogósm (plural δημαγωγοί)

    1. demagogue

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