ἴδιος

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See also: ίδιος

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From () +‎ -δ- (-d-, connecting consonant) +‎ -ιος (-ios, adjectival suffix).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /í.di.os/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈi.di.os/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈi.ði.os/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈi.ði.os/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈi.ði.os/
  • Adjective[edit]

    ῐ̓́δῐος (ídiosm (feminine ῐ̓δῐ́ᾱ, neuter ῐ̓́δῐον); first/second declension

    1. pertaining to self, that is, one's own
    2. private (as opposed to public)
    3. related to
    4. separate, distinct
    5. peculiar, specific, appropriate

    Inflection[edit]

    Derived terms[edit]

    References[edit]

    1. ^ idio-”, in OED Online Paid subscription required, Oxford: Oxford University Press, launched 2000.

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