θύμος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare θύμον (thúmon, thyme)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

θύμος (thúmos) (genitive θύμου) m, second declension

  1. a warty excrescence, so called from its likeness to a bunch of thyme-flower
  2. the thymus gland

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References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition