φράσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

May be for *φράστις, from the stem of φράζω(phrázō), *φραδ-, + Proto-Indo-European *-tis. Note the derivation φραστικός(phrastikós) and similar derivations from this stem.

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φράσις ‎(phrásisf ‎(genitive φράσεως, φράσιος); third declension

  1. speech
  2. way of speaking, expression
  3. expression, idiom, phrase

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