ἠχή

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *sweh₂gʰ-. Cognates are difficult to assign with certainty, but probably include Latin vāgiō, Sanskrit वग्नु ‎(vagnu) and Old English swōgan (English sough).

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Noun[edit]

ἠχή ‎(ēkhḗf ‎(genitive ἠχῆς); first declension eche hxh ekhe may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek ἠχή.

  1. sound, noise

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References[edit]

  • ἠχή in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • «ἠχή» in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «ἠχή» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • «ἠχή» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.
  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill