καιρός

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καιρός ‎(kairós) (genitive καιροῦ); m, second declension

  1. measure; proportion; fitness
  2. (of time): period (of time); season; time
  3. (often in a positive sense) proper time, opportunity; prime;
  4. (loosely): God's time
  5. (in the plural) the times
  6. advantage, profit

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From Ancient Greek καιρός ‎(kairós).

Noun[edit]

καιρός ‎(kairósm ‎(plural καιροί)

  1. weather
    καιρού επιτρέποντοςkairoú epitrépontos ― weather permitting
  2. time, events
    από καιρό σε καιρόapó kairó se kairó ― from time to time

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