-μα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *-mn̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Suffix[edit]

-μᾰ (-ma) (genitive -μᾰτος) n, third declension

  1. used to form neuter nouns from roots
    γράφω (gráphō, write) → γράμμα (grámma, that which is written)
    σχίζω (skhízō, divide) → σχίσμα (skhísma, that which is divided)

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