ἀκή

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See also: -άκη

Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂eḱ- (sharp).

Noun[edit]

ἀκή (akḗf (genitive ἀκῆς); first declension

  1. point
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Etymology 2[edit]

Maybe connected with ήκα (ḗka, quietly); see ἧσσα (hêssa).

Noun[edit]

ἀκή (akḗf (genitive ἀκῆς); first declension

  1. silence
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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Probably ἀκέομαι (akéomai) +‎ ().

Noun[edit]

ἀκή (akḗf (genitive ἀκῆς); first declension

  1. healing
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