καῦμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From καίω (kaíō, burn) +‎ -μα (-ma)

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Noun[edit]

καῦμα (kaûma) (genitive καύματος) n, third declension

  1. burning, glow, heat (especially of the sun)
  2. fever
  3. (in the plural) holes cut by cautery
  4. brand (mark of ownership made by burning)
  5. (figuratively) love

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