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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From κινέω (kinéō) +‎ -μα (-ma).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

κῑ́νημᾰ (kī́nēman (genitive κῑνήμᾰτος); third declension

  1. movement

InflectionEdit

Further readingEdit


GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek κίνημα (kínēma). Doublet of σινεμά (sinemá), a reborrowing from French.

NounEdit

κίνημα (kíniman (plural κινήματα)

  1. movement (grouping working towards a common aim)
    το συνδικαλιστικό κίνημα (the trades union movement)
  2. mutiny, conspiracy, coup (group intent on radical social change)

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

  • and see: κινώ (kinó, to move)