σφυγμός

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From σφύζω (sphúzō, to throb) +‎ -μός (-mós).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

σφῠγμός (sphugmósm (genitive σφῠγμοῦ); second declension

  1. the throbbing of inflamed parts
  2. the beating of the heart and circulatory system, pulse
  3. a vibration of the earth, quake
  4. (figuratively) any violent emotion

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]