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νομός

See also: νόμος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From νέμω (némō, I pasture, graze).

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NounEdit

νομός (nomós) (genitive νομοῦ) m, second declension

  1. pasture, field
  2. herbage, food
  3. division, distribution
  4. dwelling, residence
  5. district, region, province

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GreekEdit

NounEdit

νομός (nomósm (plural νομοί)

  1. nome, department, county, prefecture
    O νομός Λακωνίας είναι ο νοτιότερος νομός της Πελοποννήσου.
    Laconia is the southernmost prefecture of the Peloponnese.

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A subdivision of a περιφέρεια (periféreia, periphery), each νομός (nomós, nome) is divided into επαρχίες (eparchíes, eparchies).

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