katharévousa

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek καθαρεύουσα (katharévousa), feminine of καθαρεύων (katharévon), present participle of Ancient Greek καθαρεύω (kathareúō, to be clean, pure).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑtɑreʋusɑ/, [ˈkɑt̪ɑˌre̞ʋus̠ɑ]

Noun[edit]

katharévousa

  1. Katharevousa (purist version of modern Greek)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of katharévousa (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative katharévousa
genitive katharévousan
partitive katharévousaa
illative katharévousaan
singular plural
nominative katharévousa
accusative nom. katharévousa
gen. katharévousan
genitive katharévousan
partitive katharévousaa
inessive katharévousassa
elative katharévousasta
illative katharévousaan
adessive katharévousalla
ablative katharévousalta
allative katharévousalle
essive katharévousana
translative katharévousaksi
instructive
abessive katharévousatta
comitative
Possessive forms of katharévousa (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person katharévousani katharévousamme
2nd person katharévousasi katharévousanne
3rd person katharévousansa

Coordinate terms[edit]