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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *syuh₁-. Cognates include Sanskrit स्यूमन् (syū́man), Old Prussian schumeno, and Hittite [script needed] (šumanza).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hy.mɛ̌ːn/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)yˈmen/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /yˈmin/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /yˈmin/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /iˈmin/
  • NounEdit

    ῠ̔μήν (humḗnm (genitive ῠ̔μένος); third declension

    1. Thin skin, membrane.

    InflectionEdit

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