What is Koine Greek

Koine (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Other spellings:
Koiné
Hyphenation:
Koi | ne, Plural: Koi | nai
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [kɔɪ̯ˈneː]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Linguistics: Name for a common language that developed in ancient Greece in pre-Christian times and was preserved until Roman times
2) Linguistics: Term for a language that has emerged as the standard language in an area characterized by dialects
Origin of the term:
from greek: κοινῇ (διάλεκτος) (koiné (diálektos)) = "communal (e language)" borrowed; to the adjective: κοινός (koinós) = "Formed together"
Related terms:
2) Standard language
General terms:
1) Ancient Greek, language
2) language
Application examples:
1) With Koine is meant a common language that developed in Greece at the time of Hellenism.
2) Standard German can be used as one Koine which has established itself as the standard language in the German-speaking area.
2) “We must admit that the Bavarian also appears in manifold manifestations; but at the expense of local dialects, a certain one has developed Koine worked out. "
2) “In the time of Hellenism, Greek was the common language that Koine the area of ​​interaction at that time that made up the cultural world in the Mediterranean area. "
Cases:
Nominative: singular Koine; Plural Koinai
Genitive: singular Koine; Plural Koinai
Dative: singular Koine; Plural Koinai
Accusative: singular Koine; Plural Koinai

Translations

  • English: 1) Koine, Koine Greek
  • Greek (new): 1) κοινή (ellinistikí kiní) (Female); 2) κοινή (kiní) (Female)
  • Norwegian: koiné
  • Swedish: koine

Practical example sentences

Automatically selected examples in German:

Monday morning is Helmut Koiner set off for Berlin with two friends from Turnauer Hauptplatz - by tractor.
Kleine Zeitung, July 15, 2019

The common ancient Greek language Koine was created by mixing the individual Greek dialects.
Tatoeba.org set example 3494868

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Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "Koine":

ψυχή:… IPA: ancient Greek (classic): [pʰsʉːkʰɛː́], plural: [pʰsʉːkʰa͜ɪ́] IPA: Koine: [pʰsyːˈcʰeː], plural: [pʰsyːˈcʰɛː] IPA: Byzantine: [psyˈçi]…

μῆνις:… Μή | νιες, μή | νι | δες Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: Ancient Greek: [mɛ́ː̀niːs], Koine: [mˈeːniːs], Byzantine: [mˈinis] Word meaning / Definition: 1) mostly ...

Septuagint: ... Theology: the oldest and most important translation of the Bible into ancient Greek (Koine) from the Hebrew original; originated from about 250 BC to 100 AD ...

Gospel of Luke: "The Gospel of Luke, like all writings of the New Testament, is written in the common Greek language of the time, the Koine."

Koinai: Part of Speech: Declined Form Syllabification: Koi | nai Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [kɔɪ̯ˈnaɪ̯] Grammatical features: Nominative plural of the noun Koine Genitive plural of the noun Koine Dative plural of the noun Koine Accusative plural of the noun Koine


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