Χίμαιρα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

R-stem derivation from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰeym- ‎(winter, snow), complementing the n-stem reflex found in χειμών ‎(kheimṓn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Χίμαιρα ‎(Khímairaf ‎(genitive Χιμαίρας); first declension

  1. Chimera, a mythological animal
  2. Chimera, a volcanic site in ancient Lycia, now in Turkey

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • p. 1,006 in S. C. Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited. 1950.

Greek[edit]

Χίμαιρα

Proper noun[edit]

Χίμαιρα ‎(Chímairaf

  1. (Greek mythology) Chimera/Chimaera a creature of mixed parts, usually lion and goat with a dragon's tail.