Last modified on 24 August 2014, at 02:23

chiasm

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin; in sense 1, from chiasma, from Ancient Greek χίασμα (khiasma); in sense 2, from chiasmus, from Ancient Greek χιασμός (khiasmos "crossing, diagonal arrangement")

NounEdit

chiasm (plural chiasms)

  1. Alternative form of chiasma.
  2. Alternative form of chiasmus.

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit