τέρψις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τέρπω (térpō, I satisfy) +‎ -σῐς (-sis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /térp.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtɛrp.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈterp.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈterp.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈterp.sis/
  • Noun[edit]

    τέρψῐς (térpsisf (genitive τέρψεως or τέρψῐος); third declension

    1. full enjoyment, delight, gladness, pleasure

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