κακοφωνία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κακόφωνος (kakóphōnos, ill-sounding, producing disagreeable sounds), that from κακός (kakós, bad) +‎ φωνή (phōnḗ, sound, voice).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels α and ί 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]

κακοφωνίᾱ (kakophōníāf (genitive κακοφωνίας); first declension

  1. an ill-sound, cacophony

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