ὄψ

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *wókʷs, from Proto-Indo-European *wṓkʷs. Related to ἔπος (épos) and εἰπεῖν (eipeîn). Cognates include Latin vōx, Sanskrit वाच् (vā́c), and Tocharian A wak.

Noun[edit]

ὄψ (ópsf (genitive ὀπός); third declension

  1. (poetic) voice
  2. (poetic) word
Usage notes[edit]

Only used in oblique cases.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃ókʷs, from *h₃ekʷ-. See also ὤψ (ṓps).

Noun[edit]

ὄψ (ópsf (genitive ὀπός); third declension (rare)

  1. eye, face
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