θετικός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From θέσῐς (thésis) +‎ -τῐκός (-tikós), from τίθημι (títhēmi, I place)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tʰe.ti.kós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /tʰɛ.tiˈkos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /θe.tiˈkos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /θe.tiˈkos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /θe.tiˈkos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    θετῐκός (thetikósm (feminine θετῐκή, neuter θετῐκόν); first/second declension

    1. fit for placing, apposite
    2. concerning adoption
    3. belonging to a thesis, disputable
    4. positive, affirmative
      1. (grammar) positive
        1. (neuter substantive) the positive degree
        2. expressing obligation, of verbals ending in -τέον (-téon)
    5. arbitrary

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    Greek[edit]

    Adjective[edit]

    θετικός (thetikósm (feminine θετική, neuter θετικό)

    1. reliable
    2. positive, pragmatic
    3. assertive
    4. (grammar) positive
      θετικός βαθμός του επιθέτου (the positive degree of the adjective)

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    Noun[edit]

    θετικός (thetikósm (plural θετικοί)

    1. (grammar) positive
      ο θετικός, ο συγκριτικός και ο υπερθετικός (the positive, the comparative and superlative)

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