συμμετρία

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From σύμμετρος (súmmetros, symmetrical) +‎ -ία (-ía), from σῠν- (sun-, with) +‎ μέτρον (métron, measure).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /sym.me.trí.aː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /sym.mɛˈtri.a/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /sym.meˈtri.a/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /sym.meˈtri.a/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /si.meˈtri.a/
  • Noun[edit]

    σῠμμετρῐ́ᾱ (summetríāf (genitive σῠμμετρῐ́ᾱς); first declension

    1. commensurability
    2. symmetry, due proportion
    3. a woman's robe without a train

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