τραπέζιον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τράπεζα (trápeza, table) +‎ -ιον (-ion, diminutive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

τρᾰπέζῐον (trapézionn (genitive τρᾰπεζίου); second declension

  1. small table
  2. table of a money-changer
  3. (geometry) trapezium

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: τραπέζι (trapézi)
  • Assyrian Neo-Aramaic: ⁧ܛܲܪܦܹܙܝܘܿܢ(ṭarpēzyōn)
  • Latin: trapezium (see there for further descendants)

Further reading[edit]

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Ancient Greek τραπέζιον (trapézion). Doublet of τραπέζι (trapézi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

τραπέζιον (trapézionn

  1. Katharevousa form of τραπέζι (trapézi)