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Greek to English Dictionary Search Tips

   You can search by typing English or Greek characters. See Help for instructions and installation of the Greek characters.
Just choose the appropriate buttons for your search. The title "Comments", that will appear when a word is found, gives you the grammatical type and other explanations about the Greek word.

1. Search with English characters:

   Type "th" for the sounds of "δ" or "θ".
Type "g" not "y" for the "γ" (gama) sound.
Type "i" for all the Greek "e" (η, ι, υ, οι, υι, ει).
When searching for an adjective, type the masculine form in singular and in Nominative case.
When searching for a verb, type the verb in the first person of the present tense in Indicative mood.

2. Search With Greek Characters. Correct Spelling:

   If you know the exact spelling of the word, type it (with Greek characters) and the dictionary will give you the results. You don't have to put an accent. Please search one word at a time.
When searching for an adjective, type the masculine form in singular and in Nominative case.
When searching for a verb, type the verb in the first person of the present tense in Indicative mood.

3. Search With Greek Characters. If you do not know the spelling:

  If you do not how to spell the Greek word correctly, the dictionary automatically will search the database for possible matches. It will return some results. Look at the results to see if your word is there.
Example: If you search for the misspelled word "κητρινος" (the correct is : "κίτρινος=yellow")
the dictionary will return the following:
(το) κεντρικό νευρικό σύστημα = central nervous system
κίτρινος, -η, -ο = yellow
(ο) κίτρινος πυρετός = yellow fever
κιτρινωπός, -ή, -ό = yellowish
As you can see your answer is included!
When searching for an adjective, type the masculine form in singular and in Nominative case.
When searching for a verb, type the verb in the first person of the present tense in Indicative mood.

4. Search With Greek Characters. Accents:

  Our Greek to English dictionary is programmed to return the same results regardless of the accent. If you search for "κίτρινος" or "κιτρινος" the results will be the same.

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