ὕπνος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hellenic *húpnos, from Proto-Indo-European *súpnos (dream), from *swep-. Cognates include Latin somnus, Sanskrit स्वप्न (svápna), Old Armenian քուն (kʿun), Old English swefn (English sweven) and Russian сон (son).

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Noun[edit]

ῠ̔́πνος (húpnosm (genitive ῠ̔́πνου); second declension

  1. sleep
  2. death

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