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First declension Noun; Masculine Transliteration:

Principal Part: μονώτης μονώτου

Structure: μονωτ (Stem) + ης (Ending)

Etym.: mono/w


  1. solitary


First 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.


  • τὸ δ’ αὔταρκεσ λέγομεν οὐκ αὐτῷ μόνῳ, τῷ ζῶντι βίον μονώτην, ἀλλὰ καὶ γονεῦσι καὶ τέκνοισ καὶ γυναικὶ καὶ ὅλωσ τοῖσ φίλοισ καὶ πολίταισ, ἐπειδὴ φύσει πολιτικὸν ὁ ἄνθρωποσ. (Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 1 59:4)
  • οὐ πάνυ γὰρ εὐδαιμονικὸσ ὁ τὴν ἰδέαν παναίσχησ ἢ δυσγενὴσ ἢ μονώτησ καὶ ἄτεκνοσ, ἔτι δ’ ἴσωσ ἧττον, εἴ τῳ πάγκακοι παῖδεσ εἰε͂ν ἢ φίλοι, ἢ ἀγαθοὶ ὄντεσ τεθνᾶσιν. (Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 1 90:2)
  • μονώταισ γὰρ εἶναι τούτοισ ἥκιστα προσήκει· (Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 8 51:1)
  • ἄτοπον δ’ ἴσωσ καὶ τὸ μονώτην ποιεῖν τὸν μακάριον· (Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 9 107:1)
  • μονώτῃ μὲν οὖν χαλεπὸσ ὁ βίοσ· (Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics, Book 9 114:1)


  1. solitary

Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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