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Definition of Proparoxytone

Proparoxytone
Proparoxytone Pro`par*ox"y*tone, n. [Gr. ?. See Pro-, and Paroxytone.] (Gr. Gram.) A word which has the acute accent on the antepenult.

Meaning of Proparoxytone from wikipedia

- Proparoxytone (Gr****: προπαροξύτονος, proparoxýtonos) is a linguistic term for a word with stress on the antepenultimate (third last) syllable such as...
- the penultimate syllable, English-speakers tend to pronounce it as a proparoxytone /ˈɛstəbæn/.[citation needed] Esteban, stage name of guitarist Stephen...
- syllable. A proparoxytone is stressed on the antepenultimate (third last) syllable. Barytone Paroxytone Penult Perispomenon Preantepenult Proparoxytone Properispomenon...
- the verse "Estuans intrinsecus || ira vehementi." Related terms are proparoxytone (stress on the third last syllable) and oxytone (accented on the last...
- (Islam) or, in many sociolects of Brazilian Portuguese, esdrúxulo (proparoxytone) in some Andalusian dialects, it merged with Peninsular Spanish ⟨c⟩...
- Placement of accent Antepenult Penult Ultima Type of accent Cir****flex — properispomenon perispomenon Acute proparoxytone paroxytone oxytone Any barytone —...
- Polish, stress is always on the penult. Acute accent Oxytone Paroxytone Proparoxytone Ultima (linguistics) Stress (linguistics) Welsh Archived 2015-12-08...
- vowel in the ultima. Pitch accent Acute accent Oxytone, paroxytone, proparoxytone Cir****flex Perispomenon, properispomenon Grave accent Barytone Rhyme...
- plurals in proparoxytone words. E.g., hòmens 'men', jóvens 'youth'. In nouns and adjectives, loss of /n/ of medieval plurals in proparoxytone words. E.g...
- accent on any syllable: τις "someone" (unaccented) ἄνθρωπος "person" (proparoxytone) μήτηρ "mother" (paroxytone) μοῦσα "muse" (properispomenon) Like the...
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