κόλαση

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Mediaeval Byzantine Greek κόλαση (kólasē), from Ancient Greek κόλασις (kólasis, chastisement, correction).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈko.la.si/
  • Hyphenation: Κό‧λα‧ση

Noun[edit]

κόλαση (kólasif (uncountable)

  1. hell, inferno, a place of anguish and suffering.
    Antonym: παράδεισος (parádeisos)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ κόλαση in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.