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See also: λήμμα and λέμμα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Ancient Greek root λᾱβ- (lāb-), whence λαμβάνω (lambánō, I take), and -μα (-ma).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /lɛ̂ːm.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈlem.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈlim.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈlim.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈli.ma/
  • NounEdit

    λῆμμᾰ (lêmman (genitive λήμμᾰτος); third declension

    1. premise, assumption

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