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πνεύμων

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Ancient Greek

Alternative spellings

Etymology

Alternative spelling of πλεύμων (pleumōn) influenced by πνέω (pneō), I blow) / πνεῦμα (pneuma), breath).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [pne͜ʊ́mɔːn]
  • (Koine): IPA: [pnˈɛwmo̞ːn]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [pnˈeβmon]

Noun

πνεύμων (genitive πνεύμονος) m, third declension; (pneumōn)

  1. lung

Usage notes

Usually in plural

Inflection

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