κόλυμβος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κολυμβάω ‎(kolumbáō, I dive).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

κόλυμβος ‎(kólumbos) (genitive κολύμβου); m, second declension

  1. Alternative spelling of κολυμβίς ‎(kolumbís, a diver, grebe)
  2. Alternative spelling of κολύμβησις ‎(kolúmbēsis, pearl fishing)
  3. Alternative spelling of κολυμβήθρα ‎(kolumbḗthra, place for swimming)

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References[edit]

  • p. 379 in S. C. Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited. 1950.
  • LSJ