όχι

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Byzantine Greek ὄχι, ὤχι ‎(ókhi, ṓkhi), from the Ancient Greek phrase ἐγώ οὐχί ‎(egṓ oukhí) (ἐγὤχι by crasis) "not I".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔçi]
  • Hyphenation: ό‧χι

Adverb[edit]

όχι ‎(óchi)

  1. no (negative reply)
    Μιλάτε αγγλικά; Όχι. (Do you speak English? No.)
  2. no (negation)
    όχι καλά (not good)
  3. not, in elliptical clauses
    Χρειάζομαι χρήματα, όχι υποσχέσεις. (I need money, not promises.)

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Noun[edit]

όχι ‎(óchin ‎(invariable)

  1. no
    Το «όχι» των Ελλήνων … (The "no" of the Greeks …)

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