ὕβρις

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See also: ὑβρίς

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First element likely from Proto-Indo-European *ud- (outward, up) with the second element suggested by some to be from Proto-Indo-European *gʷreh₂- (heavy, strong) (whence βαρύς (barús), βριαρός (briarós) etc.).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hý.bris/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈ(h)y.bris/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈy.βris/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈy.vris/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈi.vris/
  • Noun[edit]

    ῠ̔́βρις (húbrisf (genitive ῠ̔́βρεως or ῠ̔́βριος); third declension (Epic, Ionic, Doric, Attic, Koine)

    1. pride
    2. insolence
    3. outrage

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