Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂en-. Cognates include Avestan 𐬀𐬥𐬀 ‎(ana), Old Persian [script needed] ‎(anā), Old English on (English on), Russian на ‎(na).

PronunciationEdit

 

PrepositionEdit

ᾰ̓νᾰ́ ‎(aná)

  1. (+ genitive, rare) on board
  2. (+ dative, of location) on, upon
  3. (+ accusative)
    1. up, upwards, along
    2. in sequence, each, throughout
    3. up to

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill
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