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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *népʰos, from Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos (cloud). Cognates include Latin nebula, Proto-Slavic *nebo (heaven, sky), Sanskrit नभस् (nábhas, sky).

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NounEdit

νέφος (néphosn (genitive νέφεος or νέφους); third declension

  1. cloud

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DescendantsEdit

  • English: nephology, nephoscope

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NounEdit

νέφος (néfosn (plural νέφη)

  1. smog
  2. (meteorology) cloud
  3. (computing) cloud

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