πολύτλας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

πολύς (polús, much) +‎ τλάω (tláō, suffer, endure)

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /po.lý.tlaːs/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /poˈly.tlas/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /poˈly.tlas/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /poˈly.tlas/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /poˈli.tlas/
  • Adjective[edit]

    πολύτλᾱς (polútlās)

    1. (Epic) much-suffering, much-enduring (epithet of Odysseus)

    Inflection[edit]

    Attested only in the masculine, and in Homer only in the nominative singular. The following cases are attested in other authors: