ypsilon

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon (plural ypsilons)

  1. Alternative form of upsilon

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὐψιλόν (upsilón) from ύ (ú) + ψιλός (psilós), “bare y”.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon m

  1. upsilon
  2. The name of the Latin-script letter Y/y.

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ ypsilon in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Greek ύψιλον (ýpsilon, upsilon).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ypsilɔn/, [ˈyb̥silʌn]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon n (singular definite ypsilonet, plural indefinite ypsiloner)

  1. upsilon, Υ, υ (letter of the Greek alphabet)

Inflection[edit]

See also[edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon m, f (uncountable)

  1. upsilon

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Ancient Greek ὖ ψιλόν (û psilón)

Greek letter
Υυ Previous: tau
Next: fii
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈypsilon/
  • Hyphenation: yp‧si‧lon

Noun[edit]

ypsilon

  1. upsilon (Greek letter)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ypsilon (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative ypsilon ypsilonit
genitive ypsilonin ypsilonien
partitive ypsilonia ypsiloneja
illative ypsiloniin ypsiloneihin
singular plural
nominative ypsilon ypsilonit
accusative nom. ypsilon ypsilonit
gen. ypsilonin
genitive ypsilonin ypsilonien
partitive ypsilonia ypsiloneja
inessive ypsilonissa ypsiloneissa
elative ypsilonista ypsiloneista
illative ypsiloniin ypsiloneihin
adessive ypsilonilla ypsiloneilla
ablative ypsilonilta ypsiloneilta
allative ypsilonille ypsiloneille
essive ypsilonina ypsiloneina
translative ypsiloniksi ypsiloneiksi
instructive ypsilonein
abessive ypsilonitta ypsiloneitta
comitative ypsiloneineen

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈip.si.lon/, [ˈips̪il̺on̺]
  • Hyphenation: y‧psi‧lon

Noun[edit]

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ypsilon m, f (invariable)

  1. Alternative form of ipsilon

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Koine Greek ὖ ψιλόν (û psilón).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ȳpsīlon n (indeclinable)

  1. A name of the letter Y.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (name of the letter Y): ī graeca
  • (name of the letter Y): ȳ

Coordinate terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ypsilon in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately, from Ancient Greek ὖ ψιλόν (û psilón).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ypsilon m (genitive singular ypsilonu, nominative plural ypsilony, genitive plural ypsilonov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter Y/y.
  2. (Greek letter names) upsilon

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ypsilon in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk