χεῖμα

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From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰeym-. Cognate with Latin hiems, Sanskrit हिम (hima), Old Church Slavonic зима (zima), Hittite 𒄀𒈠𒀭 (giman).

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χεῖμα (kheîma) (genitive χείματος) n, third declension

  1. winter
  2. frost, cold
  3. storm, tempest

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