ἄνεμος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁mos, a nominal derivative of *h₂enh₁- (breathe). Cognates include Old Armenian հողմ (hołm, wind), and Latin animus, Old Frisian omma, and possibly Sanskrit अनिल (ánila); Compare also Tocharian B āñme (self; soul) and Old Armenian անձն (anjn, person), and Mycenaean Greek 𐀀𐀚𐀗 (a-ne-mo, winds).

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Noun[edit]

ᾰ̓́νεμος (ánemosm (genitive ᾰ̓νέμου); second declension

  1. wind, breeze, gale
  2. one of the four cardinal directions

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