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Greek translation: θάρρος, κουράγιο

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English term or phrase:courage
Greek translation:θάρρος, κουράγιο
Entered by: Nick Lingris
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23:32 Jul 25, 2005
English to Greek translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting / Tattoo
English term or phrase: Courage
Can you change the word courage in english to Greek letters
Shane Hutchinson
θάρρος, κουράγιο
Explanation:
The word κουράγιο, from the same origin as courage, appears only in modern Greek.
The ancient Greek word for courage that we still use a lot is θάρρος.
In ancient Greek we also find ευψυχία.
Is this adequate?
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Nick Lingris
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:19
Grading comment
Thank you very much
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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4 +7θάρρος, κουράγιο
Nick Lingris


  

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courage
θάρρος, κουράγιο


Explanation:
The word κουράγιο, from the same origin as courage, appears only in modern Greek.
The ancient Greek word for courage that we still use a lot is θάρρος.
In ancient Greek we also find ευψυχία.
Is this adequate?


Nick Lingris
United Kingdom
Local time: 13:19
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Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in category: 39
Grading comment
Thank you very much

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