ἁμαρτία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root of ἁμαρτάνω (hamartánō, to miss, fail) +‎ -ίᾱ (-íā, abstract noun suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ha.mar.tí.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)a.marˈti.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /a.marˈti.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /a.marˈti.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /a.marˈti.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    ᾰ̔μᾰρτίᾱ (hamartíāf (genitive ᾰ̔μᾰρτίᾱς); first declension (Attic, Koine)

    1. error, mistake, fault, failure
    2. (religion, philosophy) guilt, sin

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