πουθενά

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Ancient Greek πόθεν (póthen) + (-a)

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): [pu.θɛ.ˈna]

Adverb[edit]

πουθενά (pouthená)

  1. (location and direction): somewhere, anywhere, in/to any place
    Δε θα πάμε πουθενά φέτος για διακοπές.De tha páme pouthená fétos gia diakopés.We won't go anywhere for holiday this year.
    θα πάτε πουθενά φέτος τα Χριστούγεννα;tha páte pouthená fétos ta Christoúgenna?Will you go somewhere this Christmas?
  2. (absolutely): in any place, nowhere
    Έψαξα παντού, αλλά δεν σε βρήκα πουθενά.Épsaxa pantoú, allá den se vríka pouthená.I looked everywhere, but found it nowhere.

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References[edit]

  • πουθενά in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]