ἀφορισμός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀφορίζω (aphorízō, to mark off, separate) +‎ -μός (-mós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /a.pʰo.riz.mós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /a.pʰo.rizˈmos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.ɸo.rizˈmos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.fo.rizˈmos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.fo.rizˈmos/
  • Noun[edit]

    ᾰ̓φορῐσμός (aphorismósm (genitive ᾰ̓φορῐσμοῦ); second declension

    1. limitation
    2. separation, distinction
      1. definition
      2. aphorism

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