ὑποκριτής

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ὑποκρίνομαι "I play a part on stage", from ὑπό "below" + κρίνω "I choose"

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Noun[edit]

ὑποκριτής (hupokritḗs) (genitive ὑποκριτοῦ) m, first declension

  1. one who answers: interpreter, expounder
  2. actor, player
  3. hypocrite, pretender, one who feigns

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