ὑπόταξις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ῠ̔ποτᾰ́σσω (hupotássō, to place under) +‎ -σῐς (-sis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hy.pó.tak.sis/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)yˈpo.tak.sis/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /yˈpo.tak.sis/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /yˈpo.tak.sis/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /iˈpo.tak.sis/
  • Noun[edit]

    ῠ̔πότᾰξῐς (hupótaxisf (genitive ῠ̔ποτᾰ́ξεως); third declension

    1. subjection, submission
    2. drawing up of light-armed behind the phalanx
    3. (in grammar) postposition

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