φόβος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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From φέβομαι ‎(phébomai, I fear).

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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 φόβο‎ ― den échei fóvo ― don't be afraid (literally: have not fear)
  2. apprehension, awe
    φόβος των θεών‎ ― fóvos ton theón ― awe of the gods

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