ψάρι

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Mediaeval Byzantine Greek ψάρι (psári), from the Koine sense "fish" of the Ancient Greek ὀψάριον (opsárion), diminutive of ὄψον (ópson, delicacy).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpsa.ɾi/
  • Hyphenation: ψά‧ρι

Noun[edit]

ψάρι (psárin (plural ψάρια)

  1. fish
    Synonym: (dated) ιχθύς (ichthýs), older spelling: ἰχθύς
  2. (figuratively) naive
  3. (derogatory) rookie

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ψάριΛεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.

Further reading[edit]