apotegma

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀπόφθεγμα ‎(apóphthegma), from ἀποφθέγγομαι ‎(apophthéngomai, I plainly speak my mind), from ἀπό ‎(apó, from) + φθέγγομαι ‎(phthéngomai, I speak loudly).

Noun[edit]

apotegma m ‎(plural apotegmes)

  1. apophthegm

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

apotegma m (plural apotegmas)

  1. apothegm (a short witty instructive saying)