Adpositions (Prepositions)
(5,275 words)

Abstract

Virtually all Greek adpositions can be traced in form back to Indo-European, and were probably inflected nouns. Greek, from Mycenaean on, used adpositions increasingly. The combination of adposition…

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Pietro Bortone, “Adpositions (Prepositions)”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, Managing Editors Online Edition: First Last. Consulted online on 28 May 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000007>
First published online: 2013



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