γλύκισμα

GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hellenistic Koine Greek γλύκυσμα (glúkusma) with spelling according to the -ισμα neuters.[1]. Babiniotis proposes an etymological spelling with upsilon.[2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɣli.ci.zma/
  • Hyphenation: γλύ‧κι‧σμα

NounEdit

γλύκισμα (glýkisman (plural γλυκίσματα)

  1. pastry, cake, confection
  2. sweet, pudding, dessert

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ γλύκισμαΛεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek], 1998, by the "Triantafyllidis" Foundation.
  2. ^ Georgios Babiniotis (2002), “γλύκισμα”, in Λεξικό της νέας ελληνικής γλώσσας: [] [Dictionary of the New Greek Language] (in Greek), 2nd edition, Athens: Kentro Lexikologias, →ISBN.