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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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