νῆμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From νέω (néō, to spin) +‎ -μα (-ma).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

νῆμᾰ (nêman (genitive νήμᾰτος); third declension

  1. That which is spun: thread, yarn
  2. silk
  3. a spider's web

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