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Headword: *nhnemi/a
Adler number: nu,318
Translated headword: calm, windlessness
Vetting Status: high
[Meaning an] absence of winds.
Greek Original:
*nhnemi/a: a)ne/mwn a)pousi/a.
The headword noun is cognate with the adjective nh/nemos (nu 319). Same or similar glossing in other lexica (references in Photius nu189 Theodoridis) and cf. also the scholia to Homer, Odyssey 5.392, where the epic nominative nhnemi/h occurs.
Keywords: daily life; definition; dialects, grammar, and etymology; epic; science and technology
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 21 January 2003@00:35:26.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (augmented note) on 21 January 2003@03:22:21.
David Whitehead (tweaking) on 9 June 2013@04:39:35.


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