μῖμος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably a Pre-Greek loan.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

μῖμος (mîmosm (genitive μῑ́μου); second declension

  1. mime, actor
  2. imitation, mimicking
  3. mime (a drama of everyday life without choir)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill