Βορέας

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EtymologyEdit

Named as the god of the north wind, perhaps related to Proto-Slavic *gora (mountain, hill, mountainous elevation covered in forests).

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NounEdit

Βορέᾱς (Boréāsm (genitive Βορέᾱ); first declension (Old Attic, Doric)

  1. the north wind, personified as Boreas
  2. the North

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: βορράς (vorrás), Βορίας m (Vorías)
  • Latin: Boreas
  • Mingrelian: ბორია (boria)

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Proper nounEdit

Βορέας (Voréasm

  1. (Greek mythology) the god of the North Wind

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