ἐπιφάνεια

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἐπιφανής (epiphanḗs, in view), from ἐπιφαίνω (epiphaínō, I come into view), from ἐπί (epí, upon) + φαίνω (phaínō, I shine, bring to light).

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Noun[edit]

ἐπιφάνεια (epipháneia) (genitive ἐπιφανείας); f, first declension

  1. appearance, manifestation (especially of a divine or royal figure)
  2. visible portion, surface
  3. appearance, pretense
  4. fame, distinction

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