στροφή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From στρέφω (stréphō, twist) +‎ ().

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /stro.pʰɛ̌ː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /stroˈpʰe/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /stroˈɸi/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /stroˈfi/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /stroˈfi/
  • Noun[edit]

    στροφή (strophḗf (genitive στροφῆς); first declension

    1. turning
    2. revolving
    3. twisting

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Inherited from Ancient Greek στροφή (strophḗ).

    Noun[edit]

    στροφή (strofíf (plural στροφές)

    1. bend, turning, turn (change of direction)
      στη στροφή του δρόμουsti strofí tou drómouat the bend in the road
    2. turning, turn, revolving, twisting (rotation)
      η μπαλαρίνα έκανε δυο στροφέςi balarína ékane dyo strofésthe ballerina made two turns
    3. (music) verse, stanza

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    Further reading[edit]

    • στροφή in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]