ὑψηλός

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See also: υψηλός

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ὕψι (húpsi, high), ὕψος (húpsos, height, summit) +‎ -λός (-lós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

ῠ̔ψηλός (hupsēlósm (feminine ῠ̔ψηλή, neuter ῠ̔ψηλόν); first/second declension

  1. high, lofty
  2. (figuratively) high, lofty, stately, proud
    1. (of persons)
    2. (of poets) sublime

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: ψηλός (psilós), υψηλός (ypsilós)

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