εὐεργέτης

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From εὐ- (eu-, well) +‎ ἔργον (érgon, work) +‎ -της (-tēs, masculine agentive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

εὐεργέτης (euergétēsm (genitive εὐεργέτου); first declension (Attic, Ionic, Doric, Koine)

  1. A benefactor, euergetist (sometimes as honorary title)

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • French: évergète
  • Greek: ευεργέτης (evergétis)

Further reading[edit]