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ἀκτή

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Ancient Greek

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [aktɛː́]
  • (Koine): IPA: [aktˈeː]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [aktˈi]

Etymology 1

Unclear. Perhaps related to ἀκή (point, edge) or ὄχθη (height, bank).

Noun

ἀκτή (genitive ἀκτῆς) f, first declension; (aktē)

  1. headland, cape, promontory
  2. Any raised place
Inflection

Etymology 2

Unclear. Perhaps related to ἀκή (point, edge) or ὄχθη (height, bank).

Noun

ἀκτή (genitive ἀκτῆς) f, first declension; (aktē)

  1. (poetic) corn
Inflection

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