θεία

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See also: θεῖα

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Feminine counterpart of θεῖος (theîos, uncle).

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Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

θείᾱ (theíāf (genitive θείᾱς); first declension

  1. aunt

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: thia

Adjective[edit]

θείᾱ (theíā)

  1. inflection of θεῖος (theîos):
    1. nominative/accusative singular feminine
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative dual feminine



Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek θείᾱ (theíā, aunt).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈθi.a/
  • Hyphenation: θεί‧α

Noun[edit]

θεία (theíaf (plural θείες, masculine θείος)

  1. aunt (a parent’s sister or parent's sister-in-law)

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • θεά f (theá, goddess)