σαμψήρα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From an Iranian source common to Old Armenian սուսեր (suser, sword), Classical Syriac ܣܦܣܝܪܐ(sap̄sērāʾ, sword), Jewish Babylonian Aramaic ספסרא‎, ספסירא(sap̄sērāʾ, sword) and Persian شمشیر(šamšir, sword).

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NounEdit

σᾰμψήρᾱ (sampsḗrāf (genitive σᾰμψήρᾱς); first declension

  1. kind of sword, shamshir

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