φῦκος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from a Semitic language.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pʰŷː.kos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpʰy.kos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈɸy.kos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈfy.kos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈfi.kos/
  • Noun[edit]

    φῦκος (phûkosn (genitive φῡ́κους); third declension

    1. seaweed

    Declension[edit]

    References[edit]

    1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 1595