ἀήρ

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From *ἀϝήρ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂weh₁- ‎(to blow), perhaps related to ἄημι ‎(áēmi, I blow) or ἀείρω ‎(aeírō, I lift, raise).

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ἀήρ ‎(aḗr) (genitive ἀέρος); m, third declension

  1. mist
  2. air
  3. wind
  4. space, volume
  5. blue or grey (the colour of the sky)

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