[B-Greek] Greek for "brother-in-law"?

Carl Conrad cwconrad2 at mac.com
Fri Jul 1 22:53:07 EDT 2005


On Jul 1, 2005, at 7:09 PM, Oun Kwon wrote:

> May I ask you what would be 'son-in-law' in Gk?

hO KHDESTHS

> On 6/30/05, Carl Conrad <cwconrad2 at mac.com> wrote:
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>> On Jun 30, 2005, at 3:42 PM, Harold R. Holmyard III wrote:
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>>> Did ancient Greek have a special word for brother-in-law and
>>> sister-in-law? There is a special word for father-in-law (PENQEROS),
>>> mother-in-law (PENQERA), and daughter-in-law (NUMFH). ..

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