Firmament

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German firmament, from Late Latin firmāmentum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [fɪɐ̯maˈmɛnt], [fɪʁmaˈmɛnt]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Firmament n (strong, genitive Firmamentes or Firmaments, no plural)

  1. (mildly higher register or poetic) firmament (the sky, especially when conceived as a dome)
    Synonyms: Himmelsgewölbe, (archaic) Himmelsfeste, Himmelszelt

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