θρόνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Pre-Greek. Related to θρᾶνος (thrânos), θρῆνυς (thrênus).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tʰró.nos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtʰro.nos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈθro.nos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈθro.nos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈθro.nos/
  • Noun[edit]

    θρόνος (thrónosm (genitive θρόνου); second declension (Epic, Attic, Ionic, Aeolic, Koine)

    1. seat
    2. throne
      • 300 BCE – 200 BCE, Theocritus, Thalysia
        τά που καὶ Ζηνὸς ἐπὶ θρόνον ἄγαγε φάμα
        tá pou kaì Zēnòs epì thrónon ágage pháma

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    References[edit]

    1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “θρόνος”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume I, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 558

    Greek[edit]

    Pronunciation[edit]

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    Noun[edit]

    θρόνος (thrónosm (plural θρόνοι)

    1. throne

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