ἄνεμος

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁mos, a nominal derivative of *h₂en(h₁)- (breathe). Cognates include Old Armenian հողմ (hołm, wind), and Latin animus, Old Frisian omma, and possibly Sanskrit अनिल (ánila); Cf. also Tocharian B āñme (self; soul) and Old Armenian անձն (anjn, person).

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NounEdit

ἄνεμος (anemos) (genitive ἀνέμου) m, second declension

  1. wind, breeze, gale
  2. one of the four cardinal directions

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