λόγω

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λόγῳ (lógōi), dative singular of λόγος (lógos, reason, logic), a Calque of French en raison de.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈloɣo/
  • Hyphenation: λό‧γω
  • Homophone: λόγο (lógo)

Preposition[edit]

λόγω (lógo) (+ genitive)

  1. (formal) because of, due to, owing to, on account of (as a consequence of)
    Το ματς ακυρώθηκε λόγω καταιγίδας.To mats akyróthike lógo kataigídas.The match was cancelled due to a storm.
    Λόγω βλάβης, ο ανελκυστήρας δεν λειτουργεί.Lógo vlávis, o anelkystíras den leitourgeí.Due to a fault, the elevator is not working.

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