variants or less commonly pegme
plural -s
obsolete : a movable theatrical structure used especially in pageants
obsolete : an inscription on a pegma

Word History


Latin pegmat-, pegma, from Greek pēgmat-, pēgma framework, stage or scaffold in theaters, from pēgnynai to fix, fasten together

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“Pegma.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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