πόλη

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: Πόλη

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learnedly,[1] from Ancient Greek πόλις (pólis), from Proto-Hellenic *ptólis, from Proto-Indo-European *tpólHis, from *tpelH-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpoli/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

πόλη (pólif (plural πόλεις)

  1. town, city
  2. townspeople

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ πόληΛεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.