νηνεμίη

in ν

COMPOUND: νηνεμίη, -ης
CATEGORIZATION: N [Part+N+Suf]
MEANING: ‘stillness in the air, calm, a ceasing of all winds’
ETYMOLOGY: ν- neg. particle ‘un-‘ + nooun root ηνεμ- (ἄνεμος) ‘wind’ + noun suf. -ίη, -ης
OCCURRENCE Il. V, 523; Od. V, 392; XII, 169.
CASE/GENDER/NUMBER: nom. f. sg., gen. sg.
HEADEDNESS: exocentric
CLASSIFICATION: attributive – bahuvrῑhi 
NOTES: ion. for νηνεμία, -ας; vowel lengthening -α- > -η- in compounding; first member is not a free word in Greek