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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From κινέω (kinéō) +‎ -μα (-ma).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kǐː.nɛː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈki.ne.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈki.ni.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈci.ni.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈci.ni.ma/
  • 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)