ἄαδα

ἄαδα
Meaning: ἔνδεια. Λάκωνες H.
Derivatives: ἀαδεῖν ἀπορεῖσθαι, ἀσιτεῖν H. s. ἅδην. We also find ἀαδεῖν: ὀχλεῖν, λυπεῖσθαι, ἀδικεῖν s. ἁνδάνω, ἡδύς.
Origin: XX [etym. unknown]
Etymology: Forms and meanings uncertain; see Frisk, DELG for uncertain suggestions. Latte assumes ἄδδ = ἄζα, against the alphab. order.
See also: ἅδην.
Page in Frisk: 1,2

Greek-English etymological dictionary (Ελληνικά-Αγγλικά ετυμολογική λεξικό). . 2010.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.