adjective or noun see Phocis

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  • Φωκικά — Φωκικός Phocian neut nom/voc/acc pl Φωκικά̱ , Φωκικός Phocian fem nom/voc/acc dual Φωκικά̱ , Φωκικός Phocian fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • φωκικά — φωκικός Phocian neut nom/voc/acc pl φωκικά̱ , φωκικός Phocian fem nom/voc/acc dual φωκικά̱ , φωκικός Phocian fem nom/voc sg (doric aeolic) …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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