ιλαρά

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Etymology[edit]

From Byzantine Greek ἱλαρά (hilará), feminine form of Ancient Greek ἱλᾰρός (hilarós, happy, cheerful), a euphemistic name for the disease.

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  • IPA(key): /ilaˈɾa/
  • Hyphenation: ι‧λα‧ρά

Noun[edit]

ιλαρά (ilaráf (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) measles, rubeola (acute highly contagious disease caused by Measles virus of genus Morbillivirus)
    Ο γιος μου δεν πήγε σχολείο αυτή την εβδομάδα λόγω ιλαράς.
    O gios mou den píge scholeío aftí tin evdomáda lógo ilarás.
    My son didn't go to school this week because of measles.

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