σκοτάδι

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mediaeval or Hellenistic *σκοτάδιον, diminutive of the ancient σκότος (skótos) σκοτ- + -άδιον (-ádion) > modern -άδι (-ádi). [1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /skoˈta.ði/
  • Hyphenation: σκο‧τά‧δι

Noun[edit]

σκοτάδι (skotádin (plural σκοτάδια)

  1. darkness, dark

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References[edit]

  1. ^ σκοτάδιΛεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.
  2. ^ Babiniotis, Georgios (2010), “σκοτάδι”, in Etymologikó lexikó tis néas ellinikís glóssas [Etymological Dictionary of Modern Greek] (in Greek), Athens: Lexicology Centre