κίνησις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κινέω (kinéō, I move) +‎ -σις (-sis)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels ί and ι by adding a macron after each of them if they are long, or a breve if they are short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes they are short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

κίνησις (kínēsisf (genitive κινήσεως); third declension

  1. motion
  2. dance
  3. political movement, revolt
  4. change, revolution
  5. (grammar) inflection
  6. (law) punitive action

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