-λογία

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See also: λόγια and λογία

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From λόγος (lógos, explanation) +‎ -ῐ́ᾱ (-íā, abstract noun suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /lo.ɡí.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /loˈɡi.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /loˈɣi.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /loˈʝi.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /loˈʝi.a/
  • Suffix[edit]

    -λογῐ́ᾱ (-logíāf (genitive -λογῐ́ᾱς); first declension

    1. Base for nouns denoting the study of something, or the branch of knowledge of a discipline.

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    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek λέγω (légō, speak, pick, tell) (thus, “the character or department of one who speaks or treats of (a certain subject)”; see lecture).

    Suffix[edit]

    -λογία (-logíaf

    1. Suffix denoting the study of something, or the branch of knowledge of a discipline.

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