στίχος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From στείχω (steíkhō, walk, march, go or come, march in line or order), from Proto-Indo-European *steygʰ- (to walk). Cognate with German steigen, English sty, stair, stile and possibly Latin vestīgō. See also Ancient Greek στοῖχος (stoîkhos, row in an ascending series, column), στόχος (stókhos, pillar of brick).

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στῐ́χος (stíkhosm (genitive στῐ́χου); second declension

  1. a row or file of soldiers
  2. a line of poetry, a verse

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek στίχος (stíkhos).

Noun[edit]

στίχος (stíchosm (plural στίχοι)

  1. a line of text, usually verse
  2. verse, poetry
  3. (in the plural) lyrics

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