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Headword: Hêmenos
Adler number: eta,293
Translated headword: seated
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning] one who/which is sitting down.[1] But h(mme/nos [means] one who/which is fastened from, and hung on.[2]
Greek Original:
Hêmenos: ho kathêmenos. Hêmmenos de ho exêmmenos, kai anêrtêmenos.
The two words differentiated here differ by just one letter in the Greek (and Byzantine Greek pronunciation lost the distinction of single versus double consonants).
[1] Participle of h(=mai (eta 287), masculine nominative singular; cf. eta 321.
[2] Perfect middle/passive participle of a(/ptw, masculine nominative singular; cf. eta 294.
Keywords: definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 25 July 2006@21:49:44.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (another x-ref) on 26 July 2006@03:44:00.
David Whitehead on 16 December 2012@07:55:37.
David Whitehead (added primary note; cosmetics) on 23 April 2016@06:08:03.
Catharine Roth (expanded note) on 23 April 2016@18:38:23.


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