ἀννίς

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂en-ih₂- (grandmother). Cognates include Latin anus (old woman), Old Armenian հան (han, grandmother) and Lithuanian Lithuanian anyta (mother-in-law).

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Noun[edit]

ἀννίς (annísf (genitive unknown)

  1. Hesychius' gives the definition as μητρὸς πατρὸς μήτηρ (mētròs ḕ patròs mḗtēr), so maternal or paternal grandmother.

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