ἄρωμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /á.rɔː.ma/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈa.ro.ma/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈa.ro.ma/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈa.ro.ma/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈa.ro.ma/
  • Etymology 1[edit]

    Possibly from αἴρω (aírō, I take up, raise, exalt), according to Strong, in the sense of sending off a scent.

    Noun[edit]

    ἄρωμα (árōman (genitive ἀρώματος); third declension

    1. herb, spice
    2. Anything fragrant: oil, perfume
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    Etymology 2[edit]

    From ἀρόω (aróō, I till) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma).

    Noun[edit]

    ἄρωμα (árōman (genitive ἀρώματος); third declension

    1. arable land
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