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μήτρα

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From μήτηρ (mḗtēr, mother)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

μήτρα (mḗtra) (genitive μήτρας); f, first declension

  1. womb
    1. paunch, rumen
    2. (figuratively) source, origin
  2. the pith or heart of wood
  3. a queen wasp

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ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition

GreekEdit

NounEdit

μήτρα (mítraf (plural μήτρες)

  1. (anatomy) womb
  2. mould
  3. matrix

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