ποῦ

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See also: που and πού

Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷosyo.[1] Compare its indefinite form πού (poú).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adverb[edit]

ποῦ (poû)

  1. (interrogative adverb)
    1. where?
    2. how?, in what manner?

Usage notes[edit]

This word can be used to introduce direct and indirect questions. ὅπου (hópou) can only introduce indirect questions.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Sihler, Andrew L. (1995) New Comparative Grammar of Greek and Latin, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, →ISBN, § 374.1