ὕψος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ῠ̔́ψῐ (húpsi, aloft), probably related to ὑπέρ (hupér, above).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hýp.sos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈ(h)yp.sos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈyp.sos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈyp.sos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈip.sos/
  • Noun[edit]

    ῠ̔́ψος (húpsosn (genitive ῠ̔́ψεος or ῠ̔́ψους); third declension

    1. height
    2. the top, summit
    3. high position: grandeur
    4. pride

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