φαιδρός

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See also: Φαῖδρος

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From φαίνω (phaínō, bright).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pʰai̯.drós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pʰɛˈdros/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ɸɛˈðros/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /feˈðros/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /feˈðros/
  • Adjective[edit]

    φαιδρός (phaidrósm (feminine φαίδρα, neuter φαιδρόν); first/second declension

    1. bright, beaming
    2. (figuratively) beaming with joy, bright, joyous, jocund

    References[edit]

    φαιδρός in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press