θῆτα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from the Greek pronunciation of the Phoenician letter teth ().

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

θῆτα ‎(thêtan ‎(indeclinable)

  1. Theta, the 8th letter of the Euclidean alphabet (majuscule Θ, minuscule θ), classically denoting an aspirated t () and usually romanized as "th".

Usage notes[edit]

While typically indeclinable, a genitive θήτατος ‎(thḗtatos) does exist.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition