περιπατητικός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From περῐπᾰτέω (peripatéō, I walk around) +‎ -τῐκός (-tikós, verbal adjective suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pe.ri.pa.tɛː.ti.kós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pɛ.ri.pa.te.tiˈkos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /pe.ri.pa.ti.tiˈkos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /pe.ri.pa.ti.tiˈkos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /pe.ri.pa.ti.tiˈkos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    περῐπᾰτητῐκός (peripatētikósm (feminine περῐπᾰτητῐκή, neuter περῐπᾰτητῐκόν); first/second declension

    1. Given to walking around

    Usage notes[edit]

    Aristotle and his followers were called περῐπᾰτητῐκοί (peripatētikoí), in reference to their teaching and learning while walking around.

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