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ἀλώπηξ

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The game of life is not so much in holding a good hand as playing a poor hand well.
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Ancient Greek

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂lop-. Cognates include Armenian աղվես (aghouēs), Lithuanian lãpė and Latvian lapsa.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [alɔː́pɛːkʰs]
  • (Koine): IPA: [alˈo̞ːpeːkʰs]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [alˈopiks]

Noun

ἀλώπηξ (genitive ἀλώπεκος) f, third declension; (alōpēks)

  1. fox

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