πνεύμων

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Alternative spelling of πλεύμων ‎(pleúmōn) influenced by πνέω ‎(pnéō, I blow) / πνεῦμα ‎(pneûma, breath).

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Noun[edit]

πνεύμων ‎(pneúmōnm ‎(genitive πνεύμονος); third declension

  1. lung
  2. kind of a mollusk

Usage notes[edit]

Usually in plural

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