καταστροφή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From καταστρέφω (katastréphō) +‎ ().

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Noun[edit]

κᾰτᾰστροφή (katastrophḗf (genitive κᾰτᾰστροφῆς); first declension

  1. overturning
  2. subjugation, reduction
  3. return of vibrating string to axial position
  4. end, close, conclusion
  5. ruin, undoing, disaster, catastrophe

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ancient Greek καταστροφή (katastrophḗ).

Noun[edit]

καταστροφή (katastrofíf (plural καταστροφές)

  1. disaster, catastrophe
  2. destruction

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Further reading[edit]

  • καταστροφή in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]