διάλεκτος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From διαλέγομαι (dialégomai, I discuss) +‎ -τος (-tos), from δῐᾰ́ (diá, through) + λέγω (légō, I speak).

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Noun[edit]

δῐᾰ́λεκτος (diálektosf (genitive δῐᾰλέκτου); second declension

  1. discourse, conversation
  2. manner of speech, language
  3. dialect, accent

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek δῐᾰ́λεκτος (diálektos).

Noun[edit]

διάλεκτος (diálektosf (plural διάλεκτοι or διάλεκτες)

  1. dialect (of a language)

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