ὕπνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *húpnos, from Proto-Indo-European *supnós, from *swep- (to sleep) +‎ *-nós.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

    ῠ̔́πνος (húpnosm (genitive ῠ̔́πνου); second declension

    1. sleep
    2. death

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