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> The Cambridge Greek Lexicon

The Cambridge Greek Lexicon


Editor-in-Chief , University of Cambridge
Published 2021


The Cambridge Greek Lexicon is based upon principles differing from those of existing Greek lexica. Entries are organised according to meaning, with a view to showing the developing senses of words and the relationships between those senses. Other contextual and explanatory information, all expressed in contemporary English, is included, such as the typical circumstances in which a word may be used, thus giving fresh insights into aspects of Greek language and culture. The editors have systematically re-examined the source material…

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  • Landmark new Ancient Greek-English dictionary that will be essential for all students and teachers
  • Based on comprehensive fresh reading of the Greek texts
  • Takes account of newly discovered texts
  • English definitions and translations in contemporary language, with contextual descriptions that will aid users at all levels
  • Analysis of word forms and related words, copious cross-references, inclusion of disputed meanings


  • Winner, 2022 Choice Outstanding Academic Titles

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