ποικίλως

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Adverb from ποικῐ́λος (poikílos) +‎ -ως (-ōs).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adverb[edit]

ποικῐ́λως (poikílōs) (comparative ποικῐλώτερον, superlative ποικῐλώτατα)

  1. embroidered in various colours
    ποικίλως ὑφασμένονpoikílōs huphasménonweaved with many colours
  2. (metaphorically) in various ways
    1. intricate, complex
  3. (metaphorically) unstable, changeable
    ποικίλως αὐδώμενοςpoikílōs audṓmenosspeaking in double sense
    ποικίλως ἔχεινpoikílōs ékheinto be different

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Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /piˈcilos/
  • Hyphenation: ποι‧κί‧λως

Adverb[edit]

ποικίλως (poikílos)

  1. (archaic, learned) in various ways