μανία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From μαίνομαι (maínomai, I am mad) +‎ -ῐ́ᾱ (-íā).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ma.ní.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /maˈni.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /maˈni.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /maˈni.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /maˈni.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    μᾰνῐ́ᾱ (maníāf (genitive μᾰνῐ́ᾱς); first declension

    1. madness, frenzy, enthusiasm
    2. mad desire, compulsion

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek μανία (manía, madness).

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • IPA: [ma'nia]
    • Hyphenation: μα‧νί‧α

    Noun[edit]

    μανία (maníaf (plural μανίες)

    1. mania
    2. rage, frenzy
    3. obsession

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