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).|
Π: This symbol is used in words as προ (=pro or pre in
front of other words) πρωί = before the sun
(=morning), προϊστορία (=prehistory), precaution, etc.
The cavity of the mouth The newborn the first (pre) thing must do is to breath.
Try to breath out through your mouth loud with your lips slightly closed, you will hear a pou or puphrrr (= vibrating sound), from this the word πνοή (=pnoe=breath).
Visually this character describe the passage , pre-before the house or the main entrance at the walls of a city, a starting point, finishing point. ΠΟΡ0Σ=POROS=passage, passing through, ΠΕΡΑΣ=PERAS=completion, ΠΥΛΗ=PILEY=entrance-doorway.
άπας=(total number of people), περί=(all-around the center) παρά=(side of..., πας=(every one, every thing, every body), πρό=pro(=pre).
In symbol «Β» we learned the meaning of the strong violent north wind, with symbol «Π» the wind is smooth rather pleasant and when the waves of the sea breaking on rocks with a noise ΠΛΑΓ (=plag), the sea was named ΠΕΛΑΓΟΣ (=PELAGOS), and the people ΠΕΛΑΣΓΟΙ (=PELASGI = EARLY NAME OF GREEKS), related words ΠΛΗΓΗ (=WOUND (WAVES DAMAGING ROOKS).
In the word ΠΟΛΙ=Poli (=CITY),
analyzing each abbreviated symbol: [Π (=is the πύλη (=piley) entrance of the city), - Ο (=within an area for the ownership of their huts (homes), - Λ (=within walls of bright stone, clean water, and spoken words to communicate, ΛΑΟΣ (=LAOS =Nation), (ΛΟΓΟΣ (=SPOKEN WORD and logic), - Ι (=supported by law and order].
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.
|Παλαιός (paleos)=paleo, paleology, Paleolithic, paleozoology, etc|
|Παλλάς (palas)=palladium--Πάλιν (palin)=palindrome, palingenesis, palimpsest|
|Παλάμη (palami)=palm, palpable--Πάλλω (pallo)=palpitate, palpitation|
|Πάππας (papas)=παπα(=father)-- Παραπλήξ (papaplix)=paraplegia, paraplegic|
|Παρά (para)=paradox, parasite, paraxial, parameter, paradigm, and many more|
|Πάς (pas=pan)=pan, panacea, panorama, pantheism, pantomine, panurgic, etc|
|Πάσχω (pascho)=patho, pathology, patience, pathos--Πάτος (patos)=pattern|
|Πατρίς (patris)=patriot, patronym, patrimony, patronize, patriarch|
|Παύρος (pavros)=poverty, poor--Παχύς (pachis)=pachynsis, pachyderm|
|Πεδάω+Πέδη (pedao+pedi)=pedal, pedology-Παίς (paes)=pediatric, pederast|
|Περί (peri)=periaxial, periblem, period, perilous, periscope, peristasis, peritomy|
|Πέτρη (πετρι)=petrify, petroleum--Πλανάω (planao)=planet, plane|
|Πλήθος (plithos)=plural, plethora--Πνέω (pneo)=pneuma, pneumatic, etc|
|Ποινή (pini=punish, penal, penalize, penalty--Πόλις (polis)=police, politic, polity|
|Πολύς (polys)= poly-, polyandry, polyarchy. polycarpy, polytheist, etc, etc, etc|
|Πόσις (posis)=possibility, potent, potential--Πούς (pous)=podiatry, podagra|
|Πρό (pro)=problem, prognosis, prologue, prophesy, prostate, product|
|Πρώτος (protos)=protocol, prototype--Πυλαωρός (pylaoros)=pilotis, pylorus|
|Πύρ (pyr)=pyrolatry, pyrolysis, pyromania, pyrophobia, pyrosis, pyrostat, pyre|
|From the book:
ΛΕΞΙΚΟΝ ΔΙΕΘΝΩΝ ΛΕΞΕΩΝ ΤΟΥ ΟΜΗΡΟΥ - DICTIONARY OF
INTERNATIONAL HOMERIC WORDS - ΚΟΣΤΑΣ ΔΟΥΚΑΣ Εκδόσεις Γεωργιάδη Σόλωνος 114 Αθήναι