See also: αίμα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain; possibly from Proto-Indo-European *say- (thick or viscous liquid).[1]

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

αἷμᾰ (haîman (genitive αἵμᾰτος); third declension

  1. blood

InflectionEdit

Derived termsEdit

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: αίμα (aíma)
  • English: haemal, ischemia, leukemia

Further readingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ -emia” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.