τυφλός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰewbʰ-. Cognates include Old Irish dub (dark), and Old English deaf (English deaf), Albanian dudum.

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Adjective[edit]

τῠφλός (tuphlósm (feminine τῠφλή, neuter τῠφλόν); first/second declension

  1. blind
    1. of the limbs of the blind
    2. (figuratively) of the other senses and the mind
    3. (figuratively)
  2. (of things) blind, dark, unseen, dim, obscure
    1. (of passages or apertures) blind, closed, with no outlet
  3. (adverbial) blindly

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τῠφλός (tuphlós).

Adjective[edit]

τυφλός (tyflósm (feminine τυφλή, neuter τυφλό)

  1. blind

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