θυμός

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰuh₂mós (smoke). Cognates include Sanskrit धूम (dhūmá), Lithuanian dūmas, Latin fūmus, and Old Church Slavonic дꙑмъ (dymŭ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

θῡμός (thūmos) (genitive θυμοῦ) m, second declension

  1. soul, as the seat of emotion, feeling, and thought
  2. soul, life, breath
  3. soul, heart
  4. desire, will
  5. temper, passion, disposition
  6. anger, rage, wrath
  7. heart, love
  8. thought, mind

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • εὐθυμία (euthumia)
  • κᾰκόθῡμος (kakothūmos)
  • μακροθυμία (makrothumia)
  • μικροθυμία (mikrothumia)
  • ὀξυθυμία (oksuthumia)
  • ὀξυθύμια (oksuthumia)
  • προεπιθυμία (proepithumia)
  • προθυμία (prothumia)
  • ῥαθυμία (rhathumia), ῥᾳθυμία (rhāthumia)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek θυμός (thumos), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰuh₂mós (smoke).

NounEdit

θυμός (thymósm (plural θυμοί)

  1. anger, rage

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Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 21:49