ζωή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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PIE root
*gʷeyh₃-

Verbal noun from ζῶ ‎(, to live) +‎ ‎(-ḗ).

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Noun[edit]

ζωή ‎(zōḗf ‎(genitive ζωῆς); first declension zwh zoe may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek ζωή.

  1. a living, property
  2. life

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References[edit]

  • ζωή in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • «ζωή» in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «ζωή» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • «ζωή» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ζωή ‎(zōḗ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ζωή ‎(zoíf ‎(plural ζωές)

  1. life
  2. lifetime

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Synonyms[edit]

  • (life, lifetime): βίος m ‎(víos)

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