ὑφέν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contracted from ὑφ' ἕν (huph' hén), from ὑπό (hupó, by, under) + ἕν (hén, one), neuter of εἷς (heîs, one)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ὑφέν (huphen)

  1. in one word, in a single word

Noun[edit]

ὑφέν (huphenf

  1. hyphen

Usage notes[edit]

  • The Ancient Greek hyphen resembles a breve (˘), and is written under a compound word, rather than between its constituitive elements; it is a different symbol entirely from the Latin - (strictly, ).

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