ἵλαος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *selh₂- (mercy, comfort). Cognate with Latin sōlor.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hǐː.laː.os/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈ(h)i.la.os/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈi.la.os/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈi.la.os/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈi.la.os/
  • Adjective[edit]

    ῑ̔́λᾱος (hī́lāosm, f (neuter ῑ̔́λᾱον); second declension

    1. propitious, gracious, merciful
    2. kind, mild, gentle

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