Βορέας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named as the god of the north wind, perhaps related to Proto-Slavic *gora (mountain, hill, mountainous elevation covered in forests).

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Noun[edit]

Βορέας (Boréas) (genitive Βορέου); m, first declension

  1. the north wind, personified as Boreas
  2. the North

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References[edit]

  • p. 1004 in S. C. Woodhouse’s English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language. Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited. 1950.
  • LSJ 7th edition