Questions tagged [griego]

Preguntas sobre la relación entre los idiomas español y griego. // Questions about the relationship between Spanish and Greek languages.

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Does the word “ilus” exist in the Spanish language?

The Greek word ΙΛΥΣ, written ilus in latin characters, means "mud". My question is: Does this word appear anywhere in the Spanish literature?
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¿Cuál es la etimología de “tío”? ¿Por qué viene de una palabra griega que quiere decir “divino”?

La palabra tío da mucho de sí: ¿Se solapan las acepciones 6 y 7 de "tío" en el DLE? ¿Por qué "tío" designa cariñosamente a una persona próxima? ...
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“Kyrie eleison”: does Spanish have any Greek sayings, like it does Latin? If not, why?

Kyrie, eleison is a Greek expression meaning "Lord, have mercy". It's been used by Christians since the beginning, and it made its way into the Latin rite of mass, as in the priest (V) is speaking ...
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How are words with “ps” or “pt” pronounced?

Here are a few examples: psicología ptosis Ptolomeo Interestingly "sicología" is also found in the RAE but most of the time I've seen it written as "psicología". How are they pronounced?...