ῥεῦμα

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See also: ρεύμα

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).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ῥεῦμᾰ (rheûman (genitive ῥεύμᾰτος); third declension

  1. stream, flow

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Descendants[edit]

  • Greek: ρεύμα (révma)
  • Latin: rheuma (see there for further descendants)

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