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πειθώ

Ancient Greek

Etymology

From πείθω (peithō), I persuade)

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [peːtʰɔː́]
  • (Koine): IPA: [piːtʰˈo̞ː]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [piθˈo]

Noun

πειθώ (genitive πειθόος, πειθοῦς) f, third declension; (peithō)

  1. persuasion
  2. eloquence, persuasiveness
  3. inducement, argument
  4. obedience

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Last modified on 8 September 2008, at 23:46