βῆμα

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See also: βήμα and Βήμα

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From βᾱ- (bā-), the long form of the stem of βαίνω (baínō, to step), + -μᾰ (-ma, result noun–forming suffix).

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βῆμᾰ (bêman (genitive βήμᾰτος); third declension (Attic, Ionic)

  1. a step, pace, footfall, gait
  2. raised place or tribune from which men spoke in a public assembly

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