θείος

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Greek[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek θεῖος ‎(theîos), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰē.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈθiɔs]
  • Hyphenation: θεί‧ος

Noun[edit]

θείος ‎(theíosm ‎(plural θείοι, feminine θεία)

  1. uncle (a parent’s brother or parent's brother-in-law)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek θεῖος ‎(theîos), from θεός ‎(theós, god).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈθiɔs]
  • Hyphenation: θεί‧ος

Adjective[edit]

θείος ‎(theíosm,  feminine: θεία (theía), neuter: θείο (theío)

  1. divine
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