θύμος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *dʰewh₂- (to smoke, raise dust). Compare θύμον (thúmon, thyme)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

θῠ́μος (thúmosm (genitive θῠ́μου); second declension

  1. a warty excrescence, so called from its likeness to a bunch of thyme-flower
  2. the thymus gland

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