According to Plato and Aristotle each symbol have meanings of «sounds, visuals, human behavior, and weather conditions», and every symbol character has an abbreviated meaning.
|Phoenicians sea-going traders, and merchants adopting the Greek Alphabet, and introducing it to the Mediterranean countries, giving the impression that the Alphabet was Phoenician, for this responsible was Greek historian Herodotus, confusing «recent Cadmus (=Κάδμος)» with the older Cadmus, who appeared the same era with Zeus, as we read in the Greek historian Hesiodus in «Theogony» (lines 937,975,978) and in Homer's (Odyssey E. 299-333-335).|
Φ: The lanternto hold and carry fire and light. Symbol
Φ emerged from symbol Π (=ph), the
dictionary H. Liddell & R. Scot, write, in many Greek dialects symbol
Φ, has changed to π - Β and Θ.
In sound, to start a fire we need to puff ΦΟΥ (=phou), to blow off a candle we φού=phou.
Words begining with «Φ» φωτιά =fire, Φάρος =light house, Φώς =light, φανάρι =lantern, φότο =photo, etc.
Apollo god of light worshiped by the Greeks for the gift of brightness from the sun giving them the opportunity to examine things of nature and other.
Paleolithic Greek of the rocky mountains, striking two flint-stones together, to emit sparkle and to start up fire using dry straw or tinder.
In Greek «Theogony» (the origin or genealogy of the gods) Prometheus father of the Greeks he stole the fire* from Zeus and give it to humans. «Αλλά μιν εξαπάτησεν εύς πάις Ιαπετοίο κλέψας ακαμάτοιο πυρός τηλέσκοπον αυγήν εν κοίλω νάρθηκι».
* (fire to the mind= the inspiration of technology)
Related words from your lungs mouth and lips =phou =φού:
ΦΑΩ=φωτίζω, φέγγω (=I give light), ΦΩΝΗ (=voice, call), ΦΥΓΗ (=escape, flight, exodus), ΦΕΡΩ (=bring).
ωτιά =fire,άρος=lighthouse, ανός=roof-light, ανάρι=lantern, εγγάρι=moon
The difference between Φ
|Tips for pronouncing those letters which are pronounced differently from the equivalent English letters.|
European country is using today at least 5.000 ancient Greek words used
as seedlings to create other new words, the English are using
8.000 words, plus other European and non European countries.
Below is some examples in English.
|Φαίνω (phaeno)= phenomenon, phenomenal, phantom, fantasy|
|Φάλαγξ (phalanx)=phalanx, phalanges--Φάρος (pharos=lighthouse)=pharos|
|Φάος (phaos)=photo, photosynthesis, photopia, photography, photolysis, etc|
|Φάρμακον (pharmacon)=pharmaceutical, pharmacist, pharmacology|
|Φάρυνξ (pharynx)=pharynx, pharingology--Φήμη (pheimy)=fame, famous|
|Φέρω (fero)=phor, differ, different, deferment, inference, reference, infer, etc|
|Φθόγγος (phthongos)=diphthong--Φλέγω (phlaego)=flame, flammable|
|Φίλος (philos)=philanthropy, philological, philosopher, philately, philozoic|
|Φλέγμα (phlegma)=phlegmon, phlegmatic, phlegm|
|Φλέψ (phleps)=phlebitis, phleborrhagia, phlebostenosis, phlebology|
|Φόβος (phovos)=phobia, many many phobias -- Φολκός (folcos)=false, falsity|
|Φοίνιξ (phinix=purple color)=phenix, Phoenix -- Φυγή (phygei)=fugitive, fugue|
|Φράζω (phrazo)=phrase, periphrasis, phraseology, periphrasis|
|Φρήν (phrein)=phrenetic, phrenology, phrenasthenia|
|Φρήτρη (fritri)=brother, brotherhood, fraternal -- Φρήξ (frix)=horror, horrible|
|Φύλλον (phyllon)=phyllod, phyllome, phylloid, phylloxera, phyllophagus|
|Φύσις (physis)=physic, physical, physician, physiology, physicist|
|Φωνή (phoni)=phone, phonics, phonograph, phonometer, microphone|
|From the book:
ΛΕΞΙΚΟΝ ΔΙΕΘΝΩΝ ΛΕΞΕΩΝ ΤΟΥ ΟΜΗΡΟΥ - DICTIONARY OF
INTERNATIONAL HOMERIC WORDS - ΚΟΣΤΑΣ ΔΟΥΚΑΣ Εκδόσεις Γεωργιάδη Σόλωνος 114 Αθήναι