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Pronunciation of Ephebes: Learn how to pronounce Ephebes in English correctly

Learn how to say Ephebes correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word ephebe:

noun
(in ancient Greece) a young man of 18-20 years undergoing military training.
Derivatives
ephebic
Pronunciation: /ɛˈfiːbɪk, ɪ-/

adjective
Origin:
late 19th centuryː via Latin from Greek ephēbos ‘adolescent boy’, from epi ‘near to’ + hēbē ‘youth, early manhood’