μουσική

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /moː.si.kɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /mu.siˈke/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /mu.siˈki/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /mu.siˈci/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /mu.siˈci/
  • Etymology 1[edit]

    See μουσικός (mousikós)

    Adjective[edit]

    μουσῐκή (mousikḗ)

    1. nominative feminine singular form of μουσικός (mousikós)

    Etymology 2[edit]

    By ellipsis from μουσικὴ τέχνη (mousikḕ tékhnē) from μουσικός (mousikós, musical) from Μοῦσα (Moûsa, Muse).

    Noun[edit]

    μουσῐκή (mousikḗf (genitive μουσῐκῆς); first declension

    1. any of the Muses' arts, especially music and lyrical poetry set to music
    2. art
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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek μουσική (mousikḗ).

    Pronunciation[edit]

    • IPA(key): [musiˈci]
    • Hyphenation: μου‧σι‧κή

    Noun[edit]

    μουσική (mousikíf (plural μουσικές)

    1. the subject and art of music
    2. the music as opposed to the lyrics
    3. a band or orchestra
    4. a genre of music
    5. sheet music, score

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    Adjective[edit]

    μουσική (mousikí)

    1. Nominative, accusative and vocative singular form of μουσικός (mousikós).