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See also: λῆμμα and λήμμα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From λέπω (lépō, I peel) +‎ -μα (-ma).

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NounEdit

λέμμᾰ (lémman (genitive λέμμᾰτος); third declension

  1. that which is peeled off, rind, husk
    1. (in the phrase ἰχθύων λέμματα) (fish)scales
    2. (figuratively, used of one who has been swindled) a mere husk

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