γάμμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Γ γ   –   English: gamma

Etymology[edit]

From Phoenician 𐤂 (g, camel), supposedly because of its shape.

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /ɡám.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈɡam.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈɣam.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈɣam.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈɣa.ma/
  • Noun[edit]

    γάμμα (gámman (indeclinable)

    1. gamma, the letter Γ, γ

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    Greek[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    γάμμα (gámman (indeclinable)

    1. Alternative spelling of γάμα (gáma)