φυσικός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From φύσις (phúsis) +‎ -ικός (-ikós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pʰy.si.kós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /pʰy.siˈkos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ɸy.siˈkos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /fy.siˈkos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /fi.siˈkos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    φῠσῐκός (phusikósm (feminine φῠσῐκή, neuter φῠσῐκόν); first/second declension

    1. natural, produced or caused by nature, inborn, native
      Antonyms: διδακτός (didaktós), νομικός (nomikós)
    2. physical, having to do with the study of the material world

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    Inherited from Ancient Greek φυσικός (phusikós).

    Adjective[edit]

    φυσικός (fysikósm (feminine φυσική, neuter φυσικό)

    1. natural
    2. normal
    3. physical, having to do with physics

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    Noun[edit]

    φυσικός (fysikósm, f (plural φυσικοί)

    1. a physicist

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