δίπλωμα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From διπλόω (diploō, I double), from διπλόος (diploos, double)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

δίπλωμα (diplōma) (genitive διπλώματος) n, third declension

  1. something double
    1. the parallel streams of the Milky Way
    2. the fetal position
  2. folded paper
    1. letter of recommendation, passport, order enabling a traveller to use the public post, receipt of payment of fees or taxes
    2. duplicate, counterpart
  3. double pot, for boiling unguents

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • δίπλωμα ὄνων (diplōma onōn, a tax in Egypt)

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

NounEdit

δίπλωμα (díploman (plural διπλώματα)

  1. folding of map etc (especially folding in half)
  2. diploma, certificate
  3. degree (certificate)
  4. driver's license (short for δίπλωμα οδήγησης)

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 05:05