himation

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A woman wearing a chiton (left), and two women with a himation over a chiton (right).

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἱμάτιον (himátion), diminutive of ἷμα (hîma), a variant form of εἷμα (heîma, garment).

Noun[edit]

himation (plural himatia or himations)

  1. A rectangular cloak of linen or wool, worn in Ancient Greece, usually over a chiton.

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Noun[edit]

himation

  1. himation

Declension[edit]

Inflection of himation (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative himation himationit
genitive himationin himationien
partitive himationia himationeja
illative himationiin himationeihin
singular plural
nominative himation himationit
accusative nom.? himation himationit
gen. himationin
genitive himationin himationien
partitive himationia himationeja
inessive himationissa himationeissa
elative himationista himationeista
illative himationiin himationeihin
adessive himationilla himationeilla
ablative himationilta himationeilta
allative himationilleˣ himationeilleˣ
essive himationina himationeina
translative himationiksi himationeiksi
instructive himationein
abessive himationitta himationeitta
comitative himationeineen