φωνή

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From Proto-Indo-European *bʰoh₂neh₂, from *bʰeh₂- (to speak), from which comes φημί (phēmí, to say, speak).

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φωνή (phōnḗf (genitive φωνῆς); first declension

  1. sound
  2. Usually of the human voice: voice cry, yell
  3. The voice or cry of animals
  4. Any articulate sound (especially vowels)
  5. speech, discourse
  6. language

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φωνή (phōnḗ).

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φωνή (foníf (plural φωνές)

  1. voice, sound
  2. (music) voice, note
  3. (grammar, linguistics) voice
    ενεργητική φωνήenergitikí foníactive voice
    παθητική φωνήpathitikí fonípassive voice
    μέση φωνήmési fonímiddle voice
    μεσοπαθητική φωνήmesopathitikí fonímediopassive voice

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