δεσμός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From δέω (deō, I bind).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

δεσμός (desmos) (genitive δεσμοῦ) m, second declension

  1. bond, fetter
  2. collar, halter
  3. bondage, imprisonment
  4. spell, charm

Inflection[edit]

  • δεσμά (desma) is often used as the plural form.

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

δεσμός (desmósm (plural δεσμοί)

  1. bond, tie (emotional, social)
  2. (chemistry) bond
  3. relationship, affair
  4. (plural) imprisonment, chains

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • δεσμά n, pl (desmá, imprisonment, chains)