συγγνώμη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

σῠγγνώμη (sungnṓmēf (genitive σῠγγνώμης); first declension

  1. acknowledgement, confession
  2. lenient judgement, allowance; fellow feeling with another
  3. pardon, forgiveness

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: συγνώμη (sygnómi)

Further reading[edit]


Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek συγγνώμη and semantic loan from French pardon.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /siŋˈɣno.mi/
  • Hyphenation: συγ‧γνώ‧μη

Interjection[edit]

συγγνώμη (syngnómi)

  1. sorry (an apology)
  2. excuse me (UK), pardon me (US)

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

συγγνώμη (syngnómif (plural συγγνώμες)

  1. forgiveness

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ συγγνώμη in Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.