ὀμίχλη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Attic, with secondary aspiration): ὁμίχλη ‎(homíkhlē)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₃migʰleh₂. Cognate with Lithuanian miglà ‎(mist, haze), Sanskrit मेघ ‎(megha, cloud, gloomy weather) and Old Armenian մէգ ‎(mēg, mist).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

ὀμίχλη ‎(omíkhlēf ‎(genitive ὀμίχλης); first declension

  1. mist, fog

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References[edit]

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), volume II, with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 1077