ὕψος

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: ύψος

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

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

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

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • English: hyps-, hypsi-, hypso-
  • Greek: ύψος (ýpsos)

References[edit]