θερμός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷʰermos. Cognates include Sanskrit घर्म (gharma), Old Armenian ջերմ (ǰerm), Latin formus, and Old English wearm (English warm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

θερμός (thermosm, θερμή f, θερμόν n; first/second declension

  1. warm, hot, boiling, glowing
  2. hotheaded, hasty, rash, headstrong
  3. eager, active, fresh

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

θερμός (thermos) (genitive θερμοῦ) m, second declension

  1. lupine, especially Lupinus albus

Inflection[edit]

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Greek[edit]

Adjective[edit]

θερμός (thermósm,  feminine: θερμή (thermí), neuter: θερμό (thermó)

  1. warm, hot
  2. heated, fervent
  3. heartfelt, hearty

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Noun[edit]

θερμός (thermósn (invariable)

  1. thermos, vacuum flask, Dewar flask