See also: αίμα


Ancient GreekEdit


Uncertain; possibly from Proto-Indo-European *sai- ‎(thick or viscous liquid).




αἷμᾰ ‎(haîman ‎(genitive αἵμᾰτος); third declension

  1. blood




  • αἷμα in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • αἷμα in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • αἷμα in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «αἷμα» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • αἷμα in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • G129”, in Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance to the Bible, 1979
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill