ἐκεῖνος

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From ἐ- ‎(e-, augment) + *κε ‎(*ke, deictic particle) + Proto-Indo-European *h₁enos ‎(that) (compare ἔνη ‎(énē)). Middle part also in Latin ce-dō, cis, hi-c(e), last part also in Latin e-nim, nam, etc..

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ἐκεῖνος ‎(ekeînos) (Epic, Attic, Koine Greek)

  1. (demonstrative) that
    1. (of place, to indicate something farther from the speaker) there
    2. (of time, to indicate something farther in the past)
      1. (to indicate something previously mentioned)
      2. (in contrast to οὗτος ‎(hoûtos)) the former
    3. (of someone or something famous or infamous)

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