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ἀγωνιστής

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Ancient Greek

Etymology

From ἀγωνίζομαι (agōnizomai), I contend for a prize) from ἀγών (agōn), contest)

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [aɡɔːnistɛː́s]
  • (Koine): IPA: [aɡo̞ːnistˈeːs]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [aɣonistˈis]

Noun

ἀγωνιστής (genitive ἀγωνιστοῦ) m, first declension; (agōnistēs)

  1. combatant, rival, contestant
  2. pleader, advocate
  3. actor
  4. master
  5. struggler, champion

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