χαρακτήρ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From χαράσσω ‎(kharássō, I scratch, engrave)

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Noun[edit]

χαρακτήρ ‎(kharaktḗrm ‎(genitive χαρακτῆρος); third declension charakter xarakthr kharakter may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek χαρακτήρ.

  1. instrument used for engraving
  2. person who engraves, engraver
  3. impress, stamp, seal
  4. reproduction, representation
  5. figure, letter, character
  6. characteristic, character
  7. style

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