μέριμνα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Proto-Indo-European *(s)mer- (to remember). Cognate with Ancient Greek μνήμη (mnḗmē, memory) μέρμερος (mérmeros, anxious), Old English mimor (mindful, remembering) and Latin memor (mindful).

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Noun[edit]

μέριμνᾰ (mérimnaf (genitive μερίμνης); first declension

  1. care, thought, solicitude
    1. object of care or thought
    2. pursuit, ambition
    3. anxious mind

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