φρόνησις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From φρονέω (phronéō, to think) +‎ -σις (-sis); the former from φρήν (phrḗn, mind).

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Noun[edit]

φρόνησῐς (phrónēsisf (genitive φρονήσεως); third declension

  1. prudence, practical wisdom

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: phronesis
  • Greek: φρόνησις (frónisis), φρόνηση (frónisi)

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