ἄθεος

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See also: άθεος

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀ- (a-, not) + θεός (theós, god)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Adjective[edit]

ἄθεος (átheosm, f (neuter ἄθεον); second declension

  1. without gods
  2. rejecting or disdaining the belief in the gods (especially officially sanctioned gods)
  3. generally: godless, secular
  4. abandoned by the gods
  5. (lexicography) not derived from a theonym

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