πῶμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /pɔ̂ː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈpo.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈpo.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈpo.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈpo.ma/
  • Etymology 1[edit]

    From Proto-Indo-European *poh₂mn̥, from *peh₂- (to protect). Cognates include Sanskrit पात्र (pātra), Gothic 𐍆𐍉𐌳𐍂 (fōdr), German Futter.

    Noun[edit]

    πῶμᾰ (pôman (genitive πώμᾰτος); third declension

    1. lid, cover
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    Etymology 2[edit]

    From πίνω (pínō, I drink) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma).

    Noun[edit]

    πῶμᾰ (pôman (genitive πώμᾰτος); third declension

    1. drink, draught
    2. cup for drinking
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    References[edit]

    • πῶμα in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • πῶμα in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • πῶμα in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • πῶμα in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
    • πῶμα in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.