εἶδος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wéydos (seeing, image), from *weyd- (to see).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /êː.dos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈi.dos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈi.ðos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈi.ðos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈi.ðos/
  • Noun[edit]

    εἶδος (eîdosn (genitive εἴδεος or εἴδους); third declension

    1. That which is seen: form, image, shape
    2. appearance, look
    3. sight
    4. fashion, sort, kind
    5. species
    6. wares, goods

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