Ῥέα

See also: ῥέα

Ancient GreekEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Of disputed origin, with several theories suggested and none widely accepted, such as ἔρα (éra, ground) (see ἔραζε (éraze)), ῥέω (rhéō, flow), or simply Pre-Greek/Minoan. See Rhea.

PronunciationEdit

 

Proper nounEdit

Ῥέᾱ (Rhéāf (genitive Ῥέᾱς); first declension

  1. Rhea

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Ῥέα in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Ῥέα in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • Ῥέα in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • Ῥέα in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English–Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited, page 1,024

ReferencesEdit

  • Hopkinson, N, "Rhea in Callimachus' Hymn to Zeus" in The Journal of Hellenic Studies, Vol. 104 (1984), 176–177
  • ῥέω, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A Greek–English Lexicon
  • Nilsson, Martin Persson (1 January 1950). The Minoan-Mycenaean Religion and Its Survival in Greek Religion. Biblo & Tannen Publishers.