lemÌc. Lemizh grammar and dictionary

Lemizh / English dictionary

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to make the god or the planet Mercury/Hermes (symbol: Á)

Usage notes

See djeipysràd. for some information on Lemizh polytheism, and àxk. for the weekday associated with this god.


NLem Onkyrt‑a, academic loan of
OLem hönkyrt‑ ‘Lone Runner (the God of trade)’
PLem *hōn‑kars‑, compound of
  PLem *hōn‑ ‘single, alone’
PIE *h₁ói̯‑n‑os ‘one, single’, adjectival form of
  PIE *h₁ei̯ ‘he, she, it’
  PLem *kars‑ ‘run’, root present of
PIE *k̑ers‑

The sound shift from stem-final *s to t in OLem is unexplained; this development is only expected in verbs and adjectives, not in nouns.


Eng one; Gk Ἐπί‑κουρος (Epicurus) ‘ally’ (lit. ‘one running with [someone]’), Lat currō ‘run’