νόστος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *nes- (to join with, to conceal oneself). See νέομαι (néomai, to go or come back).

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Noun[edit]

νόστος (nóstosm (genitive νόστου); second declension

  1. the act of reaching a place: journey, arrival
  2. the act of returning or going back
    1. (Epic) returning home, homecoming, a safe journey home

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