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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From στερεόω (stereóō) +‎ -μα (-ma), from στερεός (stereós, firm, solid).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ste.ré.ɔː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /stɛˈrɛ.o.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /steˈre.o.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /steˈre.o.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /steˈre.o.ma/
  • NounEdit

    στερέωμᾰ (steréōman (genitive στερεώμᾰτος); third declension

    1. foundation, framework, firmament

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    GreekEdit

    Alternative formsEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek στερέωμα (steréōma).

    NounEdit

    στερέωμα (steréoman (plural στερεώματα)

    1. (colloquial) support, framework
    2. (colloquial) keel
    3. (literary) firmament, the heavens
    4. (figuratively) group (of people of common interest); coterie

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