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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

According to Beekes, possibly of Pre-Greek origin and perhaps cognate with θόλος (thólos).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

θᾰ́λᾰμος (thálamosm (genitive θᾰλᾰ́μου); second declension

  1. an inner chamber
  2. a bedroom
  3. a bed

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek θάλαμος (thálamos).

NounEdit

θάλαμος (thálamosm (plural θάλαμοι)

  1. room, chamber
  2. hospital ward, barrack room
  3. compartment, cabin
  4. (anatomy) thalamus (brain)

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Further readingEdit

  • θάλαμος in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]