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πνεῦμα

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Ancient Greek

Etymology

From πνέω "I blow"

Pronunciation

  • (Classical): IPA: [pné͜ʊ̀ma]
  • (Koine): IPA: [pnˈɛwma]
  • (Byzantine): IPA: [pnˈeβma]

Noun

πνεῦμα (genitive πνεύματος) n, third declension; (pneuma)

  1. air
  2. wind
  3. breath
  4. (grammar) breathing
  5. life
  6. spirit, soul
  7. spiritual being: spirit, angel
  8. inspiration (often divine inspiration), genius

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Strong’s concordance number: G4151

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