μήτρα

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From μήτηρ (mētēr, mother)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

μήτρα (mētra) (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

InflectionEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • LSJ 8th edition

GreekEdit

NounEdit

μήτρα (mítraf (plural μήτρες)

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

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Related termsEdit

see: μητέρα f (mitéra, mother)

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Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 22:42