πῆγμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

πήγ(νῡμῐ) (pḗg(nūmi)) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

πῆγμᾰ (pêgman (genitive πήγμᾰτος); third declension

  1. anything fastened or joined together, a framework
    1. of a ship
    2. of a roof
    3. a stage or scaffold used in theatres
    4. a bookcase
    5. metaphorically:
      1. a bond in honour bound
      2. fabric
  2. anything congealed
    1. of frozen snow
    2. of fat
    3. of the waters of the Jordan
  3. that which makes to curdle, as rennet does milk

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Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: pēgma

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