κατάμαυρος

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Etymology[edit]

κατά- (katá-, very, completely) +‎ μαύρος (mávros, black).

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  • IPA(key): /kaˈtamavɾos/
  • Hyphenation: κα‧τά‧μαυ‧ρος

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κατάμαυρος (katámavrosm (feminine κατάμαυρη, neuter κατάμαυρο)

  1. jet-black, pitch-black, completely black
    • 1978, Giannis Theodorakis, Mikis Theodorakis Μενεξεδένια τα βουνά:
      Μενεξεδένια ήταν τα μάτια σου
      κατάμαυρη είναι η μοναξιά.
      Violet were your eyes,
      Pitch-black is loneliness.

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