δίπλωμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From διπλόω (diplóō, I double), from διπλόος (diplóos, double)

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Noun[edit]

δίπλωμα (díplōma) (genitive διπλώματος) n, third declension

  1. something double
    1. the parallel streams of the Milky Way
    2. the fetal position
  2. folded paper
    1. letter of recommendation, passport, order enabling a traveller to use the public post, receipt of payment of fees or taxes
    2. duplicate, counterpart
  3. double pot, for boiling unguents

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

δίπλωμα (díploman (plural διπλώματα)

  1. folding of map etc (especially folding in half)
  2. diploma, certificate
  3. degree (certificate)
  4. driver's license (short for δίπλωμα οδήγησης)

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