κίνημα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κινέω (kinéō) +‎ -μα (-ma).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kǐː.nɛː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈki.ne.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈki.ni.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈci.ni.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈci.ni.ma/
  • Noun[edit]

    κῑ́νημᾰ (kī́nēman (genitive κῑνήμᾰτος); third declension

    1. movement

    Inflection[edit]

    Further reading[edit]


    Greek[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Ancient Greek κίνημα (kínēma). Doublet of σινεμά (sinemá), a reborrowing from French.

    Noun[edit]

    κίνημα (kíniman (plural κινήματα)

    1. movement (grouping working towards a common aim)
      το συνδικαλιστικό κίνημα (the trades union movement)
    2. mutiny, conspiracy, coup (group intent on radical social change)

    Declension[edit]

    Related terms[edit]

    • and see: κινώ (kinó, to move)