ἀγαθός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *əgatʰós, from Proto-Indo-European *m̥ǵh₂-dʰh₁-ós (made great; whose deeds are great), from *méǵh₂s (great) + *dʰeh₁- (do) + *-ós.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.ɡa.tʰós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.ɡaˈtʰos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.ɣaˈθos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.ɣaˈθos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.ɣaˈθos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    ᾰ̓γᾰθός (agathósm (feminine ᾰ̓γᾰθή, neuter ᾰ̓γᾰθόν); first/second declension

    1. good, brave, noble, moral
    2. fortunate, lucky
    3. useful

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