ἀκέφαλος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀ- (a-, privative alpha) +‎ κεφαλή (kephalḗ, head) +‎ -ος (-os).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.ké.pʰa.los/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /aˈkɛ.pʰa.los/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /aˈke.ɸa.los/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /aˈce.fa.los/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /aˈce.fa.los/
  • Adjective[edit]

    ᾰ̓κέφᾰλος (aképhalosm, f (neuter ᾰ̓κέφᾰλον); second declension

    1. headless
    2. without beginning

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