ῥυθμός

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Etymology[edit]

From ῥέω (rhéō, I flow), corresponding to Proto-Indo-European *sru-dʰmos, from *srew- (to flow).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /r̥ytʰ.mós/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /r̥ytʰˈmos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ryθˈmos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ryθˈmos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /riθˈmos/
  • Noun[edit]

    ῥῠθμός (rhuthmósm (genitive ῥῠθμοῦ); second declension

    1. a repeating, regular motion, vibration
    2. measured motion, rhythm
    3. measure, proportion, symmetry
    4. proportion, arrangement, order
    5. state, condition
    6. form, shape
    7. manner, fashion

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