χεῖμα

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰeym-. Cognate with Ancient Greek χιών(khiṓn, snow), Latin hiems, Sanskrit हिम(himá), Old Church Slavonic зима(zima), Hittite 𒄀𒈠𒀭(giman).

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χεῖμα ‎(kheîman ‎(genitive χείματος); third declension

  1. winter
  2. frost, cold
  3. storm, tempest

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