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πλεύμων

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Ancient Greek

Alternative spellings

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *pléu-mon-. Cognates include Sanskrit क्लोमन् (klóman), Latin pulmō and Old Church Slavonic pljušta.

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [ple͜ʊ́mɔːn]
  • (Koine): IPA: [plˈɛwmo̞ːn]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [plˈeβmon]

Noun

πλεύμων (genitive πλεύμονος) m, third declension; (pleumōn)

  1. lung

Usage notes

Usually in plural

Inflection

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