στυλίτης

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

στῦλος (stûlos, pillar) +‎ -ῑ́της (-ī́tēs, -ite)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

στῡλῑ́της (stūlī́tēsm (genitive στῡλῑ́του); first declension

  1. one standing or dwelling on a pillar, a stylite (Christian ascetic cloistered atop a pillar)

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: stylite
  • Greek: στυλίτης (stylítis)
  • Latin: stȳlītēs

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