βόμβος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic. Compare Lithuanian bim̃balas, Latvian bam̃bals, Russian бубен (búben, tambourine), Albanian bumbulit, and Old Norse bumla.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

βόμβος (bómbos) (genitive βόμβου) m, second declension

  1. any deep, hollow sound, humming, buzzing, booming, rumbling

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

βόμβος (vómvosm (plural βόμβοι)

  1. hornet
  2. buzzing, humming (sound)
  3. (medicine) tinnitus

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