παράδεισος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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An Iranian borrowing, ultimately from Proto-Iranian *paridaiĵah.

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pa.rá.deː.sos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /paˈra.di.sos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /paˈra.ði.sos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /paˈra.ði.sos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /paˈra.ði.sos/
  • Noun[edit]

    πᾰρᾰ́δεισος (parádeisosm (genitive πᾰρᾰδείσου); second declension

    1. the garden owned by the Persian nobility
    2. garden
    3. (biblical) Garden of Eden
    4. the afterlife location of the blessed: paradise

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek παράδεισος (parádeisos)

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    Noun[edit]

    παράδεισος (parádeisosm (plural παράδεισοι)

    1. paradise
      Antonym: κόλαση (kólasi)

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