δρᾶσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From δράω (dráō, I do) +‎ -σις (-sis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ι by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

δρᾶσις (drâsisf (genitive δράσεως); third declension

  1. strength, efficacy
    1. sacrifice
    2. (grammar) active force of a verb

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