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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root of τῐ́θημῐ (títhēmi, I put, place) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

θέμᾰ (théman (genitive θέμᾰτος); third declension

  1. That which is laid down, placed, proposed
  2. pile
  3. pledge of money, deposit
  4. horoscope
  5. prize
  6. main topic, theme, proposition
  7. (grammar) primary word, root

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek θέμᾰ (théma).

NounEdit

θέμα (théman (plural θέματα)

  1. subject, main topic (of conversation, etc)
  2. affair
  3. (music) theme
  4. theme, the regional unit of government of the Byzantine empire.

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