πλανήτης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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πλανάω (planáō, to wander) +‎ -της (-tēs, masculine agent noun suffix)

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pla.nɛ̌ː.tɛːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /plaˈne.tes/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /plaˈni.tis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /plaˈni.tis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /plaˈni.tis/
  • Noun[edit]

    πλᾰνήτης (planḗtēsm (genitive πλᾰνήτου); first declension

    1. wanderer, vagabond
    2. (astronomy) planet
    3. (medicine) a fever that comes in irregular fits

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek.

    Noun[edit]

    πλανήτης (planítism (plural πλανήτες)

    1. (astronomy) planet

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