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ἀρετή

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Ancient Greek

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂erh₁-.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [aretɛː́]
  • (Koine): IPA: [arɛtˈeː]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [aretˈi]

Noun

ἀρετή (genitive ἀρετῆς) f, first declension; (aretē)

  1. goodness, excellence
  2. manliness, prowess, rank, valour
  3. virtue
  4. character, reputation, glory, fame, dignity, distinction
  5. miracle, wonder
  6. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) "your worship"
  7. plaster

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