κλέπτης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κλεπ-, the root of κλέπτω (kléptō, I steal), +‎ -της (-tēs, masculine agentive suffix).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /klép.tɛːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈklɛp.tes/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈklep.tis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈklep.tis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈklep.tis/
  • Noun[edit]

    κλέπτης (kléptēsm (genitive κλέπτου); first declension (Epic, Attic, Koine)

    1. thief
    2. deceitful person

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