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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /tʰá.la.mos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈtʰa.la.mos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈθa.la.mos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈθa.la.mos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈθa.la.mos/
  • 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)

    DeclensionEdit

    Related termsEdit

    Further readingEdit

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