παιδίον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From παῖς (paîs, child) +‎ -ιον (-ion, diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pai̯.dí.on/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pɛˈdi.on/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /pɛˈði.on/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /peˈði.on/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /peˈði.on/
  • Noun[edit]

    παιδῐ́ον (paidíonn (genitive παιδῐ́ου); second declension

    1. little child, young child

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