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See also: σώμα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *tewh₂- (to swell)

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /sɔ̂ː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈso.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈso.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈso.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈso.ma/
  • NounEdit

    σῶμα (sôman (genitive σώματος); third declension

    1. body (both that of people and animals)
      1. (Epic and often in other early works) dead body
    2. One's life in the physical world
    3. That which is material (as opposed to spiritual)
    4. person
    5. An entire thing
    6. (mathematics) three-dimensional object

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