ἐνέργεια

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From ἐνεργής (energḗs) +‎ -ιᾰ (-ia).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ἐνέργειᾰ (enérgeiaf (genitive ἐνεργείᾱς); first declension

  1. activity, operation, vigour
  2. workmanship
  3. supernatural action, cosmic force
  4. (grammar) the active voice
  5. the active principle in Aristotelian ontology (Latin actus)
  6. actuality (Aristotelian philosophy)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: energy
  • French: énergie
  • Greek: ενέργεια (enérgeia)
  • Russian: эне́ргия f (enérgija)

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