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πεῖσις

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Ancient Greek

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [péː̀sis]
  • (Koine): IPA: [pˈiːsis]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [pˈisis]

Etymology 1

From πείθω (peithō), I persuade).

Noun

πεῖσις (genitive πείσεως) f, third declension; (peisis)

  1. persuasion

Etymology 2

From πάσχω (paskhō), πείσομαι (peisomai), I feel, suffer)

Noun

πεῖσις (genitive πείσεως) f, third declension; (peisis)

  1. affection, susceptibility

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