κόλυμβος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From κολυμβάω (kolumbáō, I dive).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /kó.lym.bos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈko.lym.bos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈko.lym.bos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈko.lym.bos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈko.lim.bos/
  • Noun[edit]

    κόλυμβος (kólumbosm (genitive κολύμβου); second declension

    1. Alternative form of κολυμβῐ́ς (kolumbís, a diver, grebe)
    2. Alternative form of κολύμβησῐς (kolúmbēsis, pearl fishing)
    3. Alternative form of κολυμβήθρᾱ (kolumbḗthrā, place for swimming)

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