πτῶμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πίπτω (píptō, fall) +‎ -μα (-ma) +‎ -ma (-ma)

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Noun[edit]

πτῶμα (ptôma) (genitive πτώματος) n, third declension

  1. fall
  2. misfortune, calamity, defeat
  3. one who has fallen: corpse, dead body
  4. of buildings: ruin

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