μάχαιρα

See also: μαχαίρα

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Ancient GreekEdit

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NounEdit

μάχαιρα ‎(mákhairaf ‎(genitive μαχαίρας); first declension machaira makhaira maxaira may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek μάχαιρα.

  1. large knife, short sword, dirk, dagger

Usage notesEdit

Later Greek used μαχαίρης and μαχαίρῃ for the singular genitive and dative respectively.

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

μάχαιρα ‎(máchairaf ‎(uncountable)

  1. sword used by the ancient Greeks

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