Ancient Greek edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Hellenic *homos, from Proto-Indo-European *somHós, from the root *sem-, which also gave εἷς (heîs, one). Cognate with Old English sama (English same), Sanskrit सम (sama), Old Persian 𐏃𐎶 (hama), Old Church Slavonic самъ (samŭ).

Pronunciation edit


Adjective edit

ὁμός (homósm (feminine ὁμή, neuter ὁμόν); first/second declension

  1. same, common, joint

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Greek: ομο- (omo-), ομό (omó)
  • Danish: homo-
  • Dutch: homo-
  • English: homo-
  • Finnish: homo-
  • French: homo-
  • German: homo-
  • Italian: omo-
  • Latvian: homo-
  • Polish: homo-
  • Portuguese: homo-
  • Russian: гомо- (gomo-)
  • Spanish: homo-

See also edit

References edit

  • ὁμός”, in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ὁμός”, in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ὁμός”, in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • ὁμός in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • ὁμός in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963