ὑφέν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Univerbation of ὑφ᾽ ἕν (huph᾽ hén), from ῠ̔πο- (hupo-, by, under) +‎ ἕν (hén, one), neuter of εἷς (heîs, one)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adverb[edit]

ὑφέν (huphén)

  1. in one word, in a single word

Noun[edit]

ὑφέν (huphénf (indeclinable)

  1. hyphen
Declension[edit]

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

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