θέμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root of τῐ́θημῐ (títhēmi, I put, place) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma).

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Noun[edit]

θέμᾰ (théman (genitive θέμᾰτος); third declension

  1. That which is laid down, placed, proposed
  2. pile
  3. pledge of money, deposit
  4. horoscope
  5. prize
  6. main topic, theme, proposition
  7. (grammar) primary word, root

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

θέμα (théman (plural θέματα)

  1. subject, main topic (of conversation, etc)
  2. affair
  3. (music) theme
  4. theme, the regional unit of government of the Byzantine empire.

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