φύλλο

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Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈfilo̞]
  • Hyphenation: φύλ‧λο

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek φύλλον(phúllon, leaf); via Katharevousa.

Noun[edit]

φύλλο ‎(fýllon ‎(plural φύλλα)

  1. (botany) leaf (of plant, etc); blade (leaf of grass, etc)
    φύλλο δάφνης‎ ― fýllo dáfnis ― bay leaf
  2. sheet (paper)
  3. (journalism) newspaper, issue, number
  4. plate, foil (metal, glass, etc)
  5. (cooking) filo, phyllo (pastry)
    φύλλο κρούστας‎ ― fýllo kroústas ― filo pastry

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Related terms[edit]

  • φ. n(f., sheet, page)
  • φφ. n pl(ff., sheets, pages)

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