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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *(s)mer- (to remember). Cognate with Ancient Greek μνήμη (mnḗmē, memory) μέρμερος (mérmeros, anxious), Old English mimor (mindful, remembering) and Latin memor (mindful).

PronunciationEdit

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ι by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.
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NounEdit

μέριμνᾰ (mérimnaf (genitive μερίμνης); first declension

  1. care, thought, solicitude
    1. object of care or thought
    2. pursuit, ambition
    3. anxious mind

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