ὑπόταξις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ὑποτάσσω(hupotássō, to place under) +‎ -σις(-sis).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels , α and ι by adding a macron after each of them if they are long, or a breve if they are short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes they are short if unmarked.

Noun[edit]

ὑπόταξις (hupótaxisf (genitive ὑποτάξεως); third declension

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

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