ἕρμα

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Etymology[edit]

Perhaps related to εἴρω (eírō, I string together).

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ἕρμα (hérma) (genitive ἕρματος) n, third declension

  1. prop, support, foundation, stay (of a ship)
  2. defense, cause
  3. reef, rock
  4. hill
  5. pendant of the ear, earring

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