ἄνεμος

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁mos, a nominal derivative of *h₂enh₁- ‎(breathe). Cognates include Old Armenian հողմ ‎(hołm, wind), and Latin animus, Old Frisian omma, and possibly Sanskrit अनिल ‎(ánila); Compare also Tocharian B āñme ‎(self; soul) and Old Armenian անձն ‎(anjn, person), and Mycenaean Greek 𐀀𐀚𐀗 ‎(a-ne-mo, winds).

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NounEdit

ἄνεμος ‎(ánemosm ‎(genitive ἀνέμου); second declension anemos may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek ἄνεμος.

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

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