koine koine

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a Greek dialect that flourished under the Roman Empire
  2. (n) a common language used by speakers of different languages

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Others were third-rate and knew only the koine kais, which have as much meaning as our colloquial ands.
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ennui ennui
/ɛ ˈnu i /