ὑμήν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *syuh₁-. Cognates include Sanskrit स्यूमन् (syūman), Old Prussian schumeno, and Hittite šumanza [Cuneiform?].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ὑμήν (humḗn) (genitive ὑμένος) m, third declension

  1. Thin skin, membrane.

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