διοίκησις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From διοικέω (dioikéō) +‎ -σῐς (-sis), from δια- (dia-) +‎ οἶκος (oîkos, house).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

δῐοίκησῐς (dioíkēsisf (genitive δῐοικήσεως); third declension

  1. housekeeping, control, government, administration
  2. one of the lesser Roman provinces
    1. (as an Ecclesiastical division) a bishop's jurisdiction, diocese

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: dioecēsis (see there for further descendants)
  • Greek: διοίκηση (dioíkisi)

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