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ἀδελφός

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Ancient Greek

Alternative spellings

Etymology

From α- (copulative sense) and δελφύς "womb"

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [adelpʰós]
  • (Koine): IPA: [adɛlpʰˈo̞s]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [aðelɸˈos]

Adjective

ἀδελφός m., ἀδελφή f., ἀδελφόν n.; first/second declension; (adelphos)

  1. brotherly or sisterly
  2. double
  3. closely related, akin

Inflection

Noun

ἀδελφός (genitive ἀδελφοῦ) m, second declension; (adelphos)

  1. brother

Inflection

Descendants

References

Strong’s concordance number: G80

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