εὐθύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /eu̯.tʰýs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /eʍˈtʰys/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /eɸˈθys/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /efˈθys/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /efˈθis/
  • Adjective[edit]

    εὐθῠ́ς (euthúsm (feminine εὐθεῖᾰ, neuter εὐθῠ́); first/third declension

    1. straight, direct
      1. (in a moral sense) straightforward, open, frank

    Inflection[edit]

    Adverb[edit]

    εὐθῠ́ς (euthús)

    1. (of place) straight
      1. simply
      2. in the face of
    2. (of time) straightaway, forthwith, at once
      1. (of manner) directly, simply

    Usage notes[edit]

    In adverbial usage, typically the masculine form (εὐθῠ́ς (euthús)) is used for time, while the neuter (εὐθῠ́ (euthú)) is used for place.

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