ἄγνωστος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ἀ- (a-, not) +‎ γιγνώσκω (gignṓskō, I know).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /á.ɡnɔːs.tos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈa.ɡnos.tos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈa.ɣnos.tos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈa.ɣnos.tos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈa.ɣnos.tos/
  • Adjective[edit]

    ἄγνωστος (ágnōstosm, f (neuter ἄγνωστον); second declension

    1. unknown, unheard of, forgotten
    2. unknowable
    3. unintelligible
    4. not knowing, ignorant

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