σχίσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From σχίζω (skhízō, to split) +‎ -σις (-sis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /skʰí.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈskʰi.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈsxi.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈsçi.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈsçi.sis/
  • Noun[edit]

    σχῐ́σῐς (skhísisf (genitive σχῐ́σεως); third declension

    1. cleaving, parting, division
    2. Difference of opinion
    3. vulva

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