εὔφημος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From εὖ (, well) + φήμη (phḗmē, a voice, a prophetic voice, rumor, talk), from φάναι (phánai, to speak, say).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

εὔφημος (eúphēmosm, f (neuter εὔφημον); second declension

  1. uttering sound of good omen
  2. abstaining from inauspicious words

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