epigon vs epigone what difference

what is difference between epigon and epigone

Czech

Noun

epigon n

  1. epigone

Indonesian

Etymology

From English epigone, from French épigones, from Latin epigonī, from Ancient Greek ἐπίγονοι (epígonoi), plural form of ἐπίγονος (epígonos, offspring, descendant), from ἐπιγίγνομαι (epigígnomai, I come after), from ἐπί (epí, upon), from γίγνομαι (gígnomai, I become).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈɛpiɡɔn]
  • Hyphenation: èpi‧gon

Noun

èpigon (first-person possessive epigonku, second-person possessive epigonmu, third-person possessive epigonnya)

  1. epigone: an undistinguished or inferior imitator of a well known artist or their style.

Further reading

  • “epigon” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.


English

Etymology

From French épigones, from Latin epigonī, from Ancient Greek ἐπίγονοι (epígonoi), plural form of ἐπίγονος (epígonos, offspring, descendant), from ἐπιγίγνομαι (epigígnomai, I come after), from ἐπί (epí, upon), from γίγνομαι (gígnomai, I become).

Pronunciation

  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈɛpɨɡəʊn/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈɛpɨɡoʊn/, /ˈɛpɨɡɑn/

Noun

epigone (plural epigones)

  1. A follower or disciple.
  2. An undistinguished or inferior imitator of a well known artist or their style.
    Synonym: imitator

Derived terms

  • epigonality
  • epigonic
  • epigonism
  • epigonous

Translations


Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /eˈpi.ɡo.ne/

Noun

epigone f

  1. plural of epigona

Anagrams

  • piogene

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