ῥαίνω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *weri. Cognates include Latin ūrīnor, Old Armenian գայռ (gayṙ), and Sanskrit वार् (vār), वारि (vāri).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ῥαίνω (rhainō)

  1. (with liquids) to sprinkle
    1. (of solids) to strew
  2. to sprinkle, scatter
  3. (absolute) to sprinkle water

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition