μισθός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *misdʰós, from Proto-Indo-European *mey- (to exchange). Cognates include Proto-Indo-Iranian *miždʰám, Proto-Germanic *mizdō (meed) and Old Church Slavonic мьзда (mьzda, reward).

Noun[edit]

μισθός (misthósm (genitive μισθοῦ); second declension

  1. wages, pay, hire
  2. recompense, reward

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μισθός (misthós).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /miˈsθos/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: μι‧σθός

Noun[edit]

μισθός (misthósm (plural μισθοί)

  1. salary, pay, wage

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pay related
rent related

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