See also: χρώμα

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʰrēw-(to grind, rub), extended from *gʰer-(to rub). See χρίω(khríō).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

χρῶμα ‎(khrôman ‎(genitive χρώματος); third declension

  1. skin (esp. the human body)
  2. color (esp. of the skin or body); pigment
  3. complexion
  4. character of style in writing; ornaments
  5. chromatic scale; music

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