τύπος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From τῠ́πτω (túptō, I poke, beat).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tý.pos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈty.pos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈty.pos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈty.pos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈti.pos/
  • Noun[edit]

    τῠ́πος (túposm (genitive τῠ́που); second declension

    1. A blow, pressing
    2. The results of a blow: mark, impression
    3. mark, figure, image, outline
    4. General character of a thing: sort, type
    5. text, content
    6. pattern, example, model
    7. summoning

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek τύπος (túpos). The colloquial meaning of "guy, chap" is a semantic loan from French type.

    Noun[edit]

    τύπος (týposm (plural τύποι)

    1. sort, type
    2. the press, the newspapers collectively
    3. formality
    4. (colloquial) a man, a guy, a chap
    5. (chemistry, mathematics) formula

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    Further reading[edit]

    • τύπος in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]