ἔλεος

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Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Could be related to ἐλελεῦ ‎(eleleû, woe, alas)

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ἔλεος ‎(éleosm ‎(genitive ἐλέου); second declension
ἔλεος ‎(éleosn ‎(genitive ἐλέεος or ἐλέους); third declension

  1. pity, mercy, compassion
  2. object of pity

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