gamma

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English[edit]

Ancient Greek Alphabet

beta
Greek uc gamma.pngGreek lc gamma.png
delta
Γ γ
Ancient Greek: γάμμα
Wikipedia article on gamma

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Noun[edit]

gamma ‎(plural gammas)

  1. The name of the third letter of the Greek alphabet (Γ, γ), preceded by beta (Β, β) and followed by delta, (Δ, δ).
  2. (mathematics) The Gamma function, symbolized by Γ.
  3. (mathematics) A constant approximately equal to 0.55721566, symbolized by γ.
  4. (physics) A unit of magnetic field equal to 1 nT.
  5. (industries) slope of log-log plot of video input and luminance output.

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Translations[edit]

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Anagrams[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Noun[edit]

gamma f ‎(plural gammes)

  1. Gamma; the Greek letter Γ (lowercase γ).
  2. Gammut; the range of possible values, especially:
    1. (music) the set of tones available from a musical instrument, or
    2. the set of possible color values available from a photographic or electronic device.

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

gamma

  1. gamut

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Finnish[edit]

Greek letter
Γγ
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(index g)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡɑmːɑ/
  • Hyphenation: gam‧ma

Noun[edit]

gamma

  1. gamma

Declension[edit]

Inflection of gamma (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative gamma gammat
genitive gamman gammojen
partitive gammaa gammoja
illative gammaan gammoihin
singular plural
nominative gamma gammat
accusative nom. gamma gammat
gen. gamman
genitive gamman gammojen
gammainrare
partitive gammaa gammoja
inessive gammassa gammoissa
elative gammasta gammoista
illative gammaan gammoihin
adessive gammalla gammoilla
ablative gammalta gammoilta
allative gammalle gammoille
essive gammana gammoina
translative gammaksi gammoiksi
instructive gammoin
abessive gammatta gammoitta
comitative gammoineen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Noun[edit]

gamma m ‎(plural gamma)

  1. gamma (Greek letter)

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Noun[edit]

gamma m ‎(plural gammas)

  1. gamma (Greek letter)

Hungarian[edit]

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Wikipedia hu

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gamma ‎(plural gammák)

  1. gamma (Greek letter)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (plural in -k, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative gamma gammák
accusative gammát gammákat
dative gammának gammáknak
instrumental gammával gammákkal
causal-final gammáért gammákért
translative gammává gammákká
terminative gammáig gammákig
essive-formal gammaként gammákként
essive-modal
inessive gammában gammákban
superessive gammán gammákon
adessive gammánál gammáknál
illative gammába gammákba
sublative gammára gammákra
allative gammához gammákhoz
elative gammából gammákból
delative gammáról gammákról
ablative gammától gammáktól
Possessive forms of gamma
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. gammám gammáim
2nd person sing. gammád gammáid
3rd person sing. gammája gammái
1st person plural gammánk gammáink
2nd person plural gammátok gammáitok
3rd person plural gammájuk gammáik

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Noun[edit]

gamma f ‎(plural gamme)

  1. range, gamut
  2. gamma (Greek letter)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Noun[edit]

gamma f ‎(plural gammas)

  1. gamma; the Greek letter Γ, γ

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek γάμμα ‎(gámma).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gamma n

  1. gamma; the Greek letter Γ, γ