ἐρέτης

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *h₁reh₁-t-, from *h₁reh₁- (to row). Compare also Mycenaean Greek 𐀁𐀩𐀲 (e-re-ta /eretās/).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

ἐρέτης (erétēsm (genitive ἐρέτου); second declension

  1. (mostly in the plural) rowers
  2. (in the plural) oars

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • ἐρέτης”, in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ἐρέτης”, in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ἐρέτης”, in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • ἐρέτης in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • ἐρέτης in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “ἐρέτης”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 454