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Ancient GreekEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰer-. Cognates include Persian گرم(gárm), Sanskrit घर्म (gharma), Old Armenian ջերմ (ǰerm), Latin formus, and Old English wearm (English warm).

AdjectiveEdit

θερμός (thermósm (feminine θερμή, neuter θερμόν); first/second declension

  1. warm, hot, boiling, glowing
  2. hotheaded, hasty, rash, headstrong
  3. eager, active, fresh

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Etymology 2Edit

From Akkadian 𒋻𒄷 (TAR.MUŠ8 /tarmuš/), from Sumerian 𒋻𒄷 (TAR.MUŠ8 /tarmuš/). Cognate to Coptic ⲑⲁⲣⲙⲟⲥ (tharmos), taxonomical Lupinus albus subsp. termis, Aramaic תורמוסא‎ /‎ ܬܘܪܡܣܐ(tūrmūsā, lupine), Arabic تُرْمُس(turmus).

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NounEdit

θερμός (thermósm (genitive θερμοῦ); second declension

  1. lupine, especially Lupinus albus
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AdjectiveEdit

θερμός (thermósm (feminine θερμή, neuter θερμό)

  1. warm, hot
  2. heated, fervent
  3. heartfelt, hearty

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θερμός (thermósn (indeclinable)

  1. thermos, vacuum flask, Dewar flask