χρῖσμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

χρίω (khríō, I smear or rub with”, “I coat) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma, suffix forming neuter nouns)

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χρῖσμᾰ (khrîsma) (genitive χρῑ́σμᾰτος) n, third declension

  1. anointing, unction
  2. wall coating, plaster

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