ῥόμβος

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From ῥέμβω (rhémbō, I turn)

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Noun[edit]

ῥόμβος (rhómbos) (genitive ῥόμβου) m, second declension

  1. bull-roarer, an instrument whirled on the end of a string
  2. anything which may be turned or spun
  3. top (toy)
  4. magical wheel used by magicians
  5. type of tambourine
  6. penis
  7. a spinning motion
  8. rhombus
  9. type of fish including the turbot
  10. a surgeon's bandage

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