ἀντί

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂énti. Cognates include English and, Latin ante, Sanskrit अन्ति ‎(ánti), and Old Armenian ընդ ‎(ənd).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Preposition[edit]

ἀντί (+ genitive)

  1. over against, opposite
  2. at the same time as
  3. in exchange for, in place of
  4. at the price of, in return for
  5. for the sake of, for
  6. instead of
  7. compared with

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