γραμμή

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From γρᾰ́φω (gráphō).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

γρᾰμμή (grammḗf (genitive γρᾰμμῆς); first declension

  1. a stroke or line of a pen, a line as in mathematical figures
    1. (in forming letters) a line traced by a teacher
    2. an outline
  2. a line across the course, a starting- or winning-point
    1. used metaphorically of life
    2. a boundary-line, an edge
    3. the cutting edge of a knife
  3. a line or square on a chequer-board
  4. (law) the “long line”, i.e. a death sentence
  5. (medicine) linea alba
    1. Synonym of ζέα
      • Hippiatr. 1

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (line across the course, starting- or winning-point): βαλβίς (balbís)
  • (“long line”, death sentence): μακρά (makrá)

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: γραμμή (grammí)

ReferencesEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek γρᾰμμή (grammḗ).

NounEdit

γραμμή (grammíf (plural γραμμές)

  1. line
    γραμμή τερματισμούgrammí termatismoúfinishing line
  2. row
  3. policy, orders

DeclensionEdit

AdverbEdit

γραμμή (grammí)

  1. straight, directly
  2. successively, consecutively

Related termsEdit