χυμός

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From χέω (khéō, pour), but like χυλός (khulós) it is unclear how the long -ῡ- can be explained.

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Noun[edit]

χῡμός (khūmósm (genitive χῡμοῦ); second declension

  1. juice of plants
  2. animal juices, humors
    Synonym: χυλός (khulós)
  3. flavour, savour

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: χυμός (chymós)
  • Latin: chȳmus

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χυμός (khumós, juice), from χέω (khéō, I pour).

Noun[edit]

χυμός (chymósm (plural χυμοί)

  1. juice
    φρεσκοστυμμένος χυμός πορτοκαλιούfreskostymménos chymós portokalioúfreshly squeezed orange juice

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