ποιος

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See also: ποιός and ποῖος

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ποῖος (poîos), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷis.

Pronoun[edit]

ποιος (poiosm (feminine ποια, neuter ποιοinterrogative

  1. who
    Ποιος είναι ο επισκέπτηςPoios eínai o episképtisWho is the caller?
    ΠοιοςPoiosWho's that?, Who's there?, Who is it?
  2. which
    Ποιο βιβλίο θέλειςPoio vivlío théleisWhich book do you want?
  3. (in accusative case) who, whom
    Σε ποιον το έδωσεςSe poion to édosesTo whom did you give it?
  4. (in genitive case) whose
    Ποιανού είναι η πετσέταPoianoú eínai i petsétaWhose is the towel?

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

  • που (pou) for the relative form of who:
    Ο Άνθρωπος που Γνώριζε Πολλά. (“The Man Who Knew Too Much.”)