πονηρός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πονέω (ponéō) +‎ -ρός (-rós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /po.nɛː.rós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /po.neˈros/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /po.niˈros/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /po.niˈros/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /po.niˈros/
  • Adjective[edit]

    πονηρός (ponērósm (feminine πονηρᾱ́, neuter πονηρόν); first/second declension (Attic, Koine)

    1. (passive meaning) oppressed by toils
    2. (active meaning) toilsome, painful, grievous

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Inherited from Ancient Greek πονηρός (ponērós).

    Adjective[edit]

    πονηρός (ponirósm (feminine πονηρή, neuter πονηρό)

    1. tricky, cunning
    2. (religion) evil

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