αἴνιγμα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From αἰνίσσομαι (ainissomai, speak in riddles) (from αἶνος "fable") +‎ -μα (-ma)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

αἴνιγμα (ainigma) (genitive αἰνίγματος) n, third declension

  1. riddle
  2. taunt
  3. Obscure method of communication
  4. ambush

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