ἄνεμος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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).

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Noun[edit]

ἄνεμος ‎(ánemos) (genitive ἀνέμου); m, second declension

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

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