εὐνή

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Compare Old Irish huom, uom, Avestan 𐬎𐬥𐬁(unā), and Latin exuō, venus.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

εὐνή ‎(eunḗf ‎(genitive εὐνῆς); first declension

  1. bed
  2. bedding
  3. abode, layer
  4. marriage-bed
  5. grave
  6. (in the plural) stones thrown from a ship and used as anchors

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • εὐνή in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • εὐνή in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • εὐνή in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «εὐνή» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • «εὐνή» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill