σχῆμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From ἔχω (ékhō, I have) +‎ -μα (-ma).

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  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /skʰɛ̂ː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈskʰe.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈsxi.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈsçi.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈsçi.ma/
  • Noun[edit]

    σχῆμᾰ (skhêman (genitive σχήμᾰτος); third declension

    1. form, shape
    2. appearance, show, pretense
    3. bearing, look, air, mien
    4. stateliness, dignity, pomp
    5. fashion, manner, way
    6. character, persona
    7. state, nature, constitution
    8. species, kind
    9. (in the plural) steps
    10. dance
    11. sketch, outline, plan, scheme
    12. diagram

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