φόβος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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From φέβομαι (phébomai) +‎ -ος (-os).

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φόβος (phóbosm (genitive φόβου); second declension

  1. fear, terror, alarm, fright, panic
  2. The act of fleeing: flight, retreat
  3. awe, reverence
  4. That which causes fear: terror

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φόβος (phóbos), ultimately of Proto-Indo-European origin.

Noun[edit]

φόβος (fóvosm (plural φόβοι)

  1. fear
    δεν έχει φόβοden échei fóvodon't be afraid
    (literally: have not fear)
  2. apprehension, awe
    φόβος των θεώνfóvos ton theónawe of the gods

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