anadem

[ an-uh-dem ]
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nounArchaic.
  1. a garland or wreath for the head.

Origin of anadem

1
1595–1605; <Latin anadēm(a) headband <Greek, derivative of anadeîn to bind up (ana-ana- + dē- verbid stem of deîn to bind) + -ma noun suffix

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anadem

/ (ˈænəˌdɛm) /


noun
  1. poetic a garland for the head

Origin of anadem

1
C17: from Latin anadēma wreath, from Greek anadēma, from anadein to wreathe, from ana- + dein to bind

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