See also: α-, ά-, and ἀ-

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From Proto-Hellenic *hə-, from Proto-Indo-European *sm̥-, zero-grade of *sem-. The form without the rough breathing is due to Grassmann's law or analogy.

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ᾰ̔- (ha-)

  1. The alpha copulativum, used to express union or likeness.

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