ὄνομα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

PIE word
*h₁nómn̥

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ ‎(name). Cognate with Phrygian ονομαν ‎(onoman), Old English nama (English name), Sanskrit नामन् ‎(nā́man), Latin nōmen, Old Armenian անուն ‎(anun), Old Irish ainm, and Old Church Slavonic имѧ ‎(imę).

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Noun[edit]

ὄνομᾰ ‎(ónoman ‎(genitive ὀνόματος); third declension

  1. name
  2. fame (compare English make a name for oneself)
  3. (grammar) noun (i.e. substantive or adjective)
  4. (grammar) phrase

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grammar, noun:

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References[edit]

  • Wilhelm Pape (1807–1854): Handwörterbuch der griechischen Sprache; ὄνομα