ἀνά

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂en-. Cognates include Avestan 𐬀𐬥𐬀(ana), Old Persian 𐎠𐎴𐎠(anā), Old English on (English on), Russian на(na).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Preposition[edit]

ᾰ̓νᾰ́ ‎(aná)

  1. (+ genitive, rare) on board
  2. (+ dative, of location) on, upon
  3. (+ accusative)
    1. up, upwards, along
    2. in sequence, each, throughout
    3. up to

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