δρᾶμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From δράω (dráō) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma, result noun suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /drâː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈdra.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈðra.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈðra.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈðra.ma/
  • Noun[edit]

    δρᾶμᾰ (drâman (genitive δρᾱ́μᾰτος); third declension

    1. a deed, act
    2. one of the three types of ancient Greek poetry (the other two are epic and lyric poetry)
    3. a play, an action represented on the stage (a tragedy, a comedy or a satyr play)

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