πλοῖον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From o-grade of the root of πλέω (pléō, to sail) +‎ -ιον (-ion).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /plói̯.on/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈply.on/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈply.on/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈply.on/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpli.on/
  • Noun[edit]

    πλοῖον (ploîonn (genitive πλοίου); second declension

    1. a floating vessel, ship, boat

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