φωτεινός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

φῶς ‎(phôs) +‎ -εινός ‎(-einós)

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φωτεινός ‎(phōteinósm ‎(feminine φωτεινή, neuter φωτεινόν); first/second declension (Attic, Koine Greek)

  1. shining, bright (of the sun, sky)
  2. (figuratively) clear, distinct
    • 50 CE – 100 CE, The Gospel of Luke 11.34
      ὅταν ὁ ὀφθαλμός σου ἁπλοῦς ᾖ, καὶ ὅλον τὸ σῶμά σου φωτεινόν ἐστιν.
      When your eye is truthful, then your whole body is clear.

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek φωτεινός ‎(phōteinós, shining, bright)

Adjective[edit]

φωτεινός ‎(foteinósm ‎(feminine φωτεινή, neuter φωτεινό)

  1. bright, illuminated, light, luminous

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  • see: φως n ‎(fos, light)