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First/Second declension Adjective; 자동번역 Transliteration:

Principal Part: νήνεμος νήνεμον

Structure: νηνεμ (Stem) + ος (Ending)

Etym.: nh-, a)/nemos


  1. without wind, breezeless, calm, hushed


First/Second declension

The inflection forms above were generated by rules and some usages of them were not attested.

Due to a bug of system, some forms may display wrong accents.


  • νήνεμον δ’ ἔστησ’ ὄχλον. (Euripides, Hecuba, episode 1:10)
  • ἐχέτω δὲ πνοὰσ νήνεμοσ αἰθήρ, κῦμα δὲ πόντου μὴ κελαδείτω γλαυκόν· (Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae, Prologue, anapests3)
  • νήνεμοσ αἰθήρ. (Aristophanes, Thesmophoriazusae, Prologue, anapests11)
  • εἰ μὴ γὰρ οἶδμα νήνεμον γενήσεται, οὐκ ἔστιν ἐλπὶσ τοῖσ ξένοισ σωτηρίασ. (Euripides, Iphigenia in Tauris, episode 7:15)
  • πτῆξε δὲ φῦλά τε ποικίλα θηρῶν, κύματά τ’ ἔσβεσε νήνεμοσ αἴθρη, τοτοτοτοτοτοτοτοτοτίγξ· (Aristophanes, Birds, Parabasis, antistrophe2)
  • ἀμφὶ γὰρ αἰθὴρ νήνεμοσ ἐστόρεσεν δίνασ, κατὰ δ’ εὔνασε πόντον. (Apollodorus, Argonautica, book 1 20:2)
  • περὶ δέ σφιν ἰαίνετο νήνεμοσ ἀκτὴ μελπομένοισ· (Apollodorus, Argonautica, book 2 3:13)


Source: Henry George Liddell. Robert Scott. "A Greek-English Lexicon". revised and augmented throughout by. Sir Henry Stuart Jones.

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