ἔμβλημα

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From ἐμβάλλω (embállō, to put in, to lay on) and the suffix -μα (-ma).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἔμβλημᾰ (émblēman (genitive ἐμβλήμᾰτος); third declension

  1. insertion
  2. chased or imbossed ornament
  3. graft
  4. tessellated work, a mosaic
  5. inner sole put into the shoe in winter
  6. sluice gate
  7. payment; fine

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Latin: emblēma

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