βλῆμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From βάλλω (bállō, throw) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma, result noun suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /blɛ̂ː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈble.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈβli.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈvli.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈvli.ma/
  • Noun[edit]

    βλῆμᾰ (blêman (genitive βλήμᾰτος); third declension

    1. a throw, cast of dice
    2. a missile (thrown weapon)
    3. a shot, wound
    4. coverlet

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