σχῆμα

See also: σχήμα

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *sǵʰ-éh₁-mn̥, formed from the zero grade of Proto-Indo-European *seǵʰ- (to hold), synchronically corresponding to ἔχω (ékhō, I have) +‎ -μα (-ma).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

σχῆμᾰ (skhêman (genitive σχήμᾰτος); third declension

  1. form, shape, figure
  2. appearance, show, pretense
  3. bearing, look, air, mien
  4. stateliness, dignity, pomp
  5. fashion, manner, way
  6. character, persona
  7. state, nature, constitution
  8. species, kind
  9. (in the plural) steps
  10. dance
  11. sketch, outline, plan, scheme
  12. diagram

InflectionEdit

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Aramaic: אסכימא, אסכמא
  • English: schema
  • Greek: σχήμα (schíma)
  • Latin: schēma
  • Parthian: [script needed] (ʾskym /iskēm/) (Manichaean)
  • Russian: схе́ма f (sxéma)

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