ὕμνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sh₂em(sing). Cognate with Hittite [script needed](išḫamai, he sings), and Sanskrit सामन्(sāman, song).

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ὕμνος (húmnosm (genitive ὕμνου); second declension

  1. song, hymn, ode (generally in praise of the gods or heroes)

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