στροφή

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στροφή ‎(strophḗf ‎(genitive στροφῆς); first declension

  1. turning
  2. revolving
  3. twisting

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek στροφή(strophḗ).

Noun[edit]

στροφή ‎(strofíf ‎(plural στροφές)

  1. bend, turning, turn (change of direction)
    στη στροφή του δρόμου‎ ― sti strofí tou drómou ― at the bend in the road
  2. turning, turn, revolving, twisting (rotation)
    η μπαλαρίνα έκανε δυο στροφές‎ ― i balarína ékane dyo strofés ― the ballerina made two turns
  3. (music) verse, stanza

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