κωμῳδία

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See also: κωμωδία

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κῶμος (kômos, revel, carousing) + either ᾠδή (ōidḗ, song) or ἀοιδός (aoidós, singer, bard), both from ἀείδω (aeídō, I sing).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kɔː.mɔːi̯.dí.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ko.moˈdi.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ko.moˈði.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ko.moˈði.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ko.moˈði.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    κωμῳδῐ́ᾱ (kōmōidíāf (genitive κωμῳδῐ́ᾱς); first declension

    1. comedy
    2. play

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