κεφάλαιον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ke.pʰá.lai̯.on/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /kɛˈpʰa.lɛ.on/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /keˈɸa.lɛ.on/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ceˈfa.le.on/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ceˈfa.le.on/
  • Etymology 1[edit]

    Neuter substantive form of κεφᾰ́λαιος (kephálaios, primary), from κεφᾰλή (kephalḗ, head).

    Noun[edit]

    κεφᾰ́λαιος (kephálaiosn (genitive κεφᾰλαίου); second declension

    1. main point, gist
    2. chapter (of a book)
    Inflection[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    Etymology 2[edit]

    See etymology on the main entry.

    Adjective[edit]

    κεφάλαιον (kephálaion)

    1. inflection of κεφᾰ́λαιος (kephálaios):
      1. masculine accusative singular
      2. neuter nominative singular
      3. neuter accusative singular
      4. neuter vocative singular

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