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What is the difference between νέος and καινούργιος?

Explain, please, what is the difference between νέος and καινούργιος?

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    They can be synonyms i.e.
    Νέος χρόνος or Καινούργιος χρόνος = New Year

    Νέος can mean young, but καινούργιος doesn't.
    Νέος άνθρωπος = young person (not καινούργιος άνθρωπος, unless God decided to give it a second shot!)

     

    Generally they are synonyms (with slight diferences). Νέος can also mean young (man)

    Νέος, usually refers to age. Νέος άνθρωπος = young person

    Καινούριγιος = New (it does not refer to age)
    but
    Νέος also can also mean new.......and they are synonyms
    Νέος χρόνος = New year or Καινούργιος χρόνος
    Νέος στη δουλειά = new at work Or Καινόυργιος στη δουλειά

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