lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary


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taà.

to measure the circle

taù., τ = 2π = 6.28318530717958647692528676655900…

Usage notes

The Lemizh got it right. Yes, really.

Etymology

academic loan, back formation of
Koi ταῦ ‘the letter τ’, from τόρνος ‘lathe, compass (drawing tool)’ and Τερψιχόρη, the muse of dancing

Cognates

either Eng turn, or Lit tarpstù ‘thrive, prosper’ and probably Ger dürfen ‘may, be allowed’