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), and Mycenaean Greek 𐀀𐀚𐀗(a-ne-mo, winds).

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Noun[edit]

ἄνεμος ‎(ánemosm ‎(genitive ἀνέμου); second declension

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

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