παράδειγμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From παραδείκνυμι (paradeíknumi, I show, compare) +‎ -μα (-ma).

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Noun[edit]

πᾰρᾰ́δειγμᾰ (parádeigman (genitive πᾰρᾰδείγμᾰτος); third declension

  1. pattern, model, plan, paradigm
  2. precedent, example
  3. lesson, warning
  4. argument, proof from example
  5. foil, contrast
  6. (grammar) paradigm

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ancient Greek παράδειγμα (parádeigma).

Noun[edit]

παράδειγμα (parádeigman (plural παραδείγματα)

  1. example, instance
  2. paradigm
  3. warning

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