ἄττα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels and α 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.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *átta. Cognates include Hittite attas, Latin atta, Gothic 𐌰𐍄𐍄𐌰(atta) and Old Church Slavonic отьць(otĭcĭ).

Noun[edit]

ἄττα (áttam (indeclinable)

  1. father; a mode of address by a younger to an elder
    προσφώνησις νεωτέρου πρὸς πρεσβύτερον. ἄττα γέρον (Suda)

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Pronoun[edit]

ἄττα (átta) (Attic)

  1. nominative plural of τί()
  2. accusative plural of τί()

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