πτῶμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From πίπτω (píptō, to fall) +‎ -μα (-ma, result noun suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

πτῶμα (ptôman (genitive πτώματος); third declension

  1. fall
  2. misfortune, calamity, defeat
  3. one who has fallen: corpse, dead body
  4. of buildings: ruin

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