ἀρχιερεύς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From ἀρχι- (arkhi-, chief) +‎ ἱερεύς (hiereús, priest).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels and ι by adding a macron after each of them if they are long, or a breve if they are short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes they are short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

ἀρχιερεύς (arkhiereúsm (genitive ἀρχιερέως); third declension

  1. chief priest, high priest

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