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Third declension Noun; Neuter 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: κλέος κλέους

Structure: κλεο (Stem) + ς (Ending)

Etym.: kle/w


  1. rumour, report
  2. good report, fame, glory
  3. (rare) bad report, disrepute


Third declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • ἡ ἀπώλεια καὶ ὁ θάνατοσ εἶπαν. ἀκηκόαμεν δὲ αὐτῆσ τὸ κλέοσ. (Septuagint, Liber Iob 28:22)
  • ἀφρόνων υἱοὶ καὶ ἀτίμων, ὄνομα καὶ κλέοσ ἐσβεσμένον ἀπὸ γῆσ. (Septuagint, Liber Iob 30:8)
  • λέγουσιν δὲ Τειρεσίην ἄνδρα Βοιώτιον, τοῦ δὴ κλέοσ μαντοσύνησ πέρι πολλὸν ἀείρεται, τοῦτον τὸν Τειρεσίην ἐν Ἕλλησιν εἰπεῖν ὅτι τῶν πλανεομένων ἀστέρων οἱ μὲν θήλεεσ οἱ δὲ ἄρρενεσ ἐόντεσ οὐκ ἴσα ἐκτελέουσιν τῷ καί μιν διφυέα γενέσθαι καὶ ἀμφίβιον Τειρεσίην μυθολογέουσιν, ἄλλοτε μὲν θῆλυν ἄλλοτε δὲ ἄρρενα. (Lucian, De astrologia, (no name) 11:1)
  • τάδε εἰπόντα βασιλέα μιν Ἀργεῖοι ἐποιήσαντο, καὶ μέγα κλέοσ ἐπὶ σοφίῃ αὐτοῦ ἐγένετο. (Lucian, De astrologia, (no name) 12:4)
  • οἰο͂ν δὴ καὶ τόνδε βροτὸν κρατερόν τε μέγαν τε σὰσ ἐσ χεῖρασ ἄγουσιν, ἵνα κλέοσ ἐσθλὸν ἄρηαι. (Hesiod, Shield of Heracles, Book Sh. 8:3)


  1. rumour

  2. good report


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