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ἡμέρα

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Lengthened form of ἧμαρ (hêmar, day), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eh₃mr̥ (heat), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eh₃- (be hot, burn). Cognate with Old Armenian աւր (awr, day).

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NounEdit

ἡμέρᾱ (hēmérā) (genitive ἡμέρας) f, first declension

  1. day
  2. period of life
  3. (poetic) time

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