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Headword: *)amnhso/s
Adler number: alpha,1610
Translated headword: Amnesos, Amnisos
Vetting Status: high
Name of a mountain.
Greek Original:
*)amnhso/s: o)/noma o)/rous.
No actual mountain of this name is otherwise attested, but there is a Cretan cave sanctuary in the mountains near Amnisos.
[Note: in some manuscripts the name is given as Amnes or Amnos, and the latter might be a corruption of Mt. Pramnos on the Aegean island of Ikaria (so NF.]
Keywords: definition; geography
Translated by: Oliver Phillips ✝ on 8 November 2000@17:43:54.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (cosmetics) on 1 March 2001@09:50:13.
Nicholas Fincher (Added possible identification.) on 6 July 2003@06:13:32.
David Whitehead (modified and expanded note, with help from Nicholas Fincher) on 10 September 2004@07:42:12.
David Whitehead (streamlined note) on 1 August 2006@09:34:19.
David Whitehead on 2 August 2011@05:19:38.


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