ῥεῦμα

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek root *ῥευ- ‎(*rheu-), whence ῥέω ‎(rhéō, I flow) (from Proto-Indo-European *srew- ‎(flow)), and -μα ‎(-ma). Compare the related Proto-Indo-European *srowmos, whence also Old English stream. See also ῥυθμός ‎(rhuthmós).

Noun[edit]

ῥεῦμα ‎(rheûman ‎(genitive ῥεύματος); third declension

  1. stream, flow

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References[edit]

ῥεῦμα in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940