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ἀνεψιός, a first-cousin, cousin
ἀνεψιός , gen. ἀνεψιόο(sic), Il. 15.554: sisterʼs son, nephew, Il. 15.422; sometimes of other relations, ‘cousin,’ Il. 10.519.
From a_euphon or a_copul, and !νεπ, whence also Lat. nepos, neptis.
- 1a first-cousin, cousin, Il., Hdt., Attic
- 2a nephew, Hdt.
When the ult. is long, Hom. lengthens also the penult., ἀνεψῑοῦ κταμένοιο.