Greek plural

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A Greek plural is a plural formed according to the rules of Ancient Greek. Some of these are also technically Latin plurals as they are forms originally loaned from Greek into Latin.

Ending Change Examples
-is -es
  • axis-axes
  • basis-bases
  • crisis-crises
  • diagnosis-diagnoses
  • ellipsis-ellipses
  • hypothesis-hypotheses
  • oasis-oases
  • paralysis-paralyses
  • parenthesis-parentheses
  • synopsis-synopses
  • synthesis-syntheses
  • thesis, theses.
-on -a
  • automaton- automata
  • criterion - criteria
  • ganglion- ganglia
  • phenomenon - phenomena
-ma -mata
  • dogma-dogmata
  • stigma-stigmata
  • stoma-stomata