νᾶνος

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See also: νάνος

Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /nâː.nos/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /ˈna.nos/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ˈna.nos/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ˈna.nos/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ˈna.nos/
  • Noun[edit]

    νᾶνος (nânosm (genitive νᾱ́νου); second declension

    1. dwarf

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    References[edit]

    1. ^ Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010), “νᾶνος”, in Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume II, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 995

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