σύντασις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From συντείνω (sunteínō, to stretch) +‎ -σις (-sis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /sýn.ta.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈsyn.ta.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈsyn.ta.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈsyn.ta.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈsin.da.sis/
  • Noun[edit]

    σῠ́ντᾰσῐς (súntasisf (genitive σῠντᾰ́σεως); third declension

    1. tension, rigidity
    2. vehement effort, exertion

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