θήκη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τίθημι (títhēmi, to place, put).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tʰɛ̌ː.kɛː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtʰe.ke/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈθi.ki/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈθi.ci/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈθi.ci/
  • Noun[edit]

    θήκη (thḗkēf (genitive θήκης); first declension

    1. box, chest
    2. grave, tomb
    3. sword sheath

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek θήκη (thḗkē).

    Noun[edit]

    θήκη (thíkif (plural θήκες)

    1. case, sheath, holster (close fitting cover or container for something)

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