πηλίκος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷo- (interrogative, relative stem) and maybe *h₂el- (to grow). Cognate with Latin quālis.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pɛː.lí.kos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /peˈli.kos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /piˈli.kos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /piˈli.kos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /piˈli.kos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    πηλῐ́κος (pēlíkosm (feminine πηλῐ́κη, neuter πηλῐ́κον); first/second declension

    1. (interrogative) how great
    2. (interrogative) of what magnitude
    3. (interrogative) of what age

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