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.

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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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Pronoun[edit]

πόσος ‎(pósosm ‎(interrogative, feminine πόση, neuter πόσο)

  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. (plural) how many? (questions of quantity)
    Πόσοι θέλετε καφέ;‎ ― Pósoi thélete kafé? ― How many want coffee?

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