νέμω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *nem- (to assign, allot; take).

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /né.mɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈnɛ.mo/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈne.mo/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈne.mo/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈne.mo/
  • Verb[edit]

    νέμω (némō)

    1. to deal out, distribute, dispense
    2. (of herdsmen), to pasture or graze their flocks, drive to pasture, tend

    Related terms[edit]

    References[edit]

    • νέμω in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
    • νέμω in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
    • νέμω in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
    • νέμω in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
    • νέμω in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
    • νέμω in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter