πόσε

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From *kʷos (who) + -σε (-se, -wards).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pó.se/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpo.sɛ/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpo.se/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpo.se/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpo.se/
  • Adverb[edit]

    πόσε (póse)

    1. (interrogative, Epic) whither?
      • 800 BCE – 600 BCE, Homer, Iliad 16.422
        αἰδὼς ὦ Λύκιοι: πόσε φεύγετε;
        aidṑs ô Lúkioi: póse pheúgete?
        Shame, ye Lycians; whither do ye flee?

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    Further reading[edit]

    • πόσε in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • πόσε in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • πόσε in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • πόσε in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963

    Greek[edit]

    Pronoun[edit]

    πόσε (póse)

    1. Vocative masculine singular form of πόσος (pósos).