παῦσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From παύω (paúō, stop, end) +‎ -σῐς (-sis)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /páu̯.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpaʍ.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpaɸ.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpaf.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpaf.sis/
  • Noun[edit]

    παῦσῐς (paûsisf (genitive παύσεως); third declension

    1. stopping, ceasing

    Inflection[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    • Latin: pausa (see there for further descendants)
    • Greek: παύση (páfsi)

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