μυῖα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mu-, *mew-, whence also Latin musca, Old Church Slavonic моуха (muxa), Old Armenian մուն (mun), Albanian mizë, Latvian muša, Old English mycg (English midge).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /mŷː.a/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈmy.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈmy.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈmy.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈmi.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    μυῖᾰ (muîaf (genitive μυίᾱς); first declension

    1. a fly (the insect)

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