ξιφίας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ξῐ́φος (xíphos, sword) +‎ -ῐ́ᾱς (-íās).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ξῐφῐ́ᾱς (xiphíāsm (genitive ξῐφῐ́ου); first declension

  1. the swordfish
  2. a type of comet

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Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

ξιφιός m (xifiós)

Noun[edit]

ξιφίας (xifíasm (plural ξιφίες)

  1. swordfish

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