παιδόφιλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

παῖς (paîs, child, stem: παιδ-) +‎ -φῐλος (-philos, -loving).

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παιδόφῐλος (paidóphilosm (feminine παιδοφῐ́λη, neuter παιδόφῐλον); first/second declension

  1. child-loving
    1. (as Παιδοφίλη (Paidophílē)) an epithet of Demeter
    2. of over-fond mothers
      Γέλλως παιδοφιλωτέρα
      Géllōs paidophilōtéra
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