δολιχός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dl̥h₁gʰós. Cognates include Latin longus, Sanskrit दीर्घ (dīrgha), Avestan 𐬛𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬖𐬀 (darəγa), Old Church Slavonic длъгъ (dlŭgŭ), Old English lang (English long).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /do.li.kʰós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /do.liˈkʰos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ðo.liˈxos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ðo.liˈxos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ðo.liˈxos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    δολῐχός (dolikhósm (feminine δολῐχή, neuter δολῐχόν); first/second declension

    1. (poetic) long
    2. protracted, wearisome

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