ὕστερος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The comparative form of an unattested adjective, with the superlative of ὕστᾰτος (hústatos), maybe from Proto-Indo-European *ud (upwards, away), which would make it cognate with English out.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Adjective[edit]

ῠ̔́στερος (hústerosm (feminine ῠ̔στέρᾱ, neuter ῠ̔́στερον); first/second declension

  1. latter
    1. (of place) latter, coming after, behind
    2. (of time) next
      1. later, too late
      2. (with genitive of object) too late for
      3. (substantive) posterity
    3. (of inferiority)
    4. (adverbial, the neuter ὕστερον is more often used than the standard ὑστέρως)
      1. (of time) later, afterwards
        1. (with genitive)
      2. (with prepositions)

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