μισθός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *misdʰ- (to pay), *misdʰós. Cognates include Proto-Germanic *mizdō (meed) -hence English meed too- 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]

Noun[edit]

μισθός (misthósm (plural μισθοί)

  1. salary, pay, wage

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

pay related
rent related