πόσος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷoti, adverb from *kʷos. Compare the indefinite form ποσός (posós). Cognate with Latin quot.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

πόσος (pósosm (feminine πόση, neuter πόσον); first/second declension

  1. interrogative adjective of quantity: how much?, how many?, how big?, how great?, how far?, how long?

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πόσος (pósos), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷoti, adverb from *kʷos.

Pronoun[edit]

πόσος (pósosm (feminine πόση, neuter πόσοinterrogative

  1. how much? (questions of quantity and extent)
    Πόσο κάνει;
    Póso kánei?
    How much?
    Πόσο γάλα;
    Póso gála?
    How much milk?
    Πόση ώρα είσαι εδώ;
    Pósi óra eísai edó?
    How long have you been here?
  2. (in the plural) how many? (questions of quantity)
    Πόσοι θέλετε καφέ;
    Pósoi thélete kafé?
    How many want coffee?

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