lambda

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Ancient Greek Alphabet

kappa
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mu
Λ λ
Ancient Greek: λάμβδα
Wikipedia article on lambda


Etymology[edit]

from Greek λάμδα

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lambda (plural lambdas)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Classical and Modern Greek alphabet, the twelfth of the Old Greek alphabet.
  2. Unit representation of wavelength.
  3. (physics) The cosmological constant.
  4. (computing, programming) A lambda expression.
  5. (anatomy) The junction of the lambdoid and sagittal sutures of the cranium
  6. (physics) A lambda baryon

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lambda f (plural lambdes)

  1. Lambda; the Greek letter Λ (lowercase λ).

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lambda n

  1. lambda (Greek letter)

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Ancient Greek λάμβδα (lámbda)

Greek letter
Λλ
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlɑmdɑ/
  • Hyphenation: lamb‧da

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lambda

  1. lambda (Greek letter)

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lambda m (plural lambda)

  1. lambda (Greek letter)

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Noun[edit]

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lambda m, f (invariable)

  1. lambda (Greek letter)

lambda m (invariable)

  1. (anatomy) lambda

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lambda f

  1. lambda (letter)
  2. (physics) lambda baryon

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lambda m (plural lambdas)

  1. lambda (name of the Greek letter Λ, λ)

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lambda f (plural lambdas)

  1. lambda; the Greek letter Λ, λ