αἷμα

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: αίμα

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain; possibly from Proto-Indo-European *sai- (thick or viscous liquid).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /hái̯.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈ(h)ɛ.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈɛ.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈe.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈe.ma/
  • Noun[edit]

    αἷμᾰ (haîman (genitive αἵμᾰτος); third declension

    1. blood

    Inflection[edit]

    Descendants[edit]

    References[edit]

    • αἷμα in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • αἷμα in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • αἷμα in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • αἷμα in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • αἷμα in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
    • G129 in Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance to the Bible, 1979
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
    • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill