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See also: άκμων and ακμών

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂éḱmō. Cognates include Sanskrit Sanskrit अश्मन् (aśman), Avestan Avestan 𐬀𐬐𐬨𐬀𐬥 (akman), Lithuanian Lithuanian akmuo, and English English hammer.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ák.mɔːn/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈak.mon/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈak.mon/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈak.mon/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈak.mon/
  • NounEdit

    ἄκμων (ákmōnm (genitive ἄκμονος); third declension

    1. anvil
    2. pestle
    3. head of a battering ram
    4. type of wolf
    5. type of eagle

    InflectionEdit

    DescendantsEdit

    Further readingEdit