Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit


Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *(s)neh₂- ‎(to flow, to swim). If so, cognate with Latin , Sanskrit स्नौति ‎(snauti, to flow; drip).



νάω ‎(náō)

  1. I flow (over)

Derived termsEdit


  • νάω in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • νάω in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • νάω in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «νάω» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • «νάω» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • νάω in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
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