Hemama

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Hemama Stephanus pro amomo scripsit.


Apparatus:

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Hemama ABC | Hemama or Hemania? ms. e


Translation:

Hemama is the form Stephanus writes for Latin amomum.


Commentary:

Siggel (1950: 30): ﺣﻣﺎﻤﺎ /ḥamāmā/ Cissus vitiginea (Vitac.), Klimme; d. Amomum d. Griechen. {i.e. "Cissus; the amomum of the Greeks"}.

Cf. Stephanus Breviarium: amomõ ... hemama [[1]]

WilfGunther 26/11/13

See also: Amomum, Hameme

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