στοργή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From στέργω (stérgō, to love) +‎ ().

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /stor.ɡɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /storˈɡe/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /storˈɣi/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /storˈʝi/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /storˈʝi/
  • Noun[edit]

    στοργή (storgḗf (genitive στοργῆς); first declension

    1. love, affection; especially of parents and children
      1. (rarely) sexual love
        • Palatine Anthology, 5 166
        • Palatine Anthology, 5 191
        • Palatine Anthology, 7 476

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Inherited from Ancient Greek στοργή (storgḗ).

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    Noun[edit]

    στοργή (storgíf (uncountable)

    1. deep love and affection, as of a mother for her child.

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