γράμμα

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PIE root
*gerbʰ-

From γράφω ‎(gráphō, I write) +‎ -μα ‎(-ma, result noun suffix).

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γράμμα ‎(grámman ‎(genitive γράμματος); third declension gramma may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek γράμμα.

  1. that which is written, that which is drawn, picture
  2. letter
  3. (in plural) alphabet
  4. writing, book

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Greek[edit]

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From Ancient Greek.

Noun[edit]

γράμμα ‎(grámman ‎(plural γράμματα)

  1. letter (written or printed symbol)
  2. (computing) character
  3. (plural) literature, letters
    γράμματα και οι τέχνες.‎ ― Ta grámmata kai oi téchnes. ― Literature and the arts
  4. letter (communication)

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