๐Œ๐Œ„๐Œ“๐Œ‰

EtruscanEdit

EtymologyEdit

This term is sparsely attested (only found in the Liber Linteus). It may also be a locative case form in -i, in which case the citation form (in the nomino-accusative case) would be *ner or *nar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /หˆneษพษช/

NounEdit

๐Œ๐Œ„๐Œ“๐Œ‰ โ€ข โ€Ž(neriinan

  1. water[1] (assuming a relation with Greek ฮฝฮตฯฯŒ "water").
  2. with hymn (if locative form of *nar, cf. Akkadian nฤrum 'hymn')[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ G. Bonfante, L. Bonfante, The Etruscan Language: An Introduction (revised edition), 2002, page 217
  2. ^ Paleoglot: Etruscan-English dictionary
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