ἐπιθυμία

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Related to ἐπῐ́θῡμος (epíthūmos, desirous) +‎ -ῐ́ᾱ (-íā).

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ἐπῐθῡμῐ́ᾱ (epithūmíāf (genitive ἐπῐθῡμῐ́ᾱς); first declension

  1. yearning, longing, desire, craving
  2. Often with a negative connotation: lust

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