νενέ

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish nine ‎(grandmother)[1][2]

(but note that Ancient Greek νίννη ‎(nínnē, grandmother) is attested from the 1st century AD.)

Noun[edit]

νενέ ‎(nenéf

  1. (colloquial) grandmother

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kriaras, Emmanuel (1995) Νέο ελληνικό λεξικό της σύγχρονης δημοτικής γλώσσας [Modern Greek Dictionary of the Contemporary Demotic Language, Written and Spoken], Athens: Ekdotike Athenon
  2. ^ Babiniotis, Georgios (2008) Λεξικό της νέας ελληνικής γλώσσας [Modern Greek Dictionary], 3rd edition, Athens: Lexicology Centre