Griechisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch, Frisk (1960-1972)

Etymological dictionary of Ancient Greek language explained in German. There are 6,530 dictionary articles.

On-line version can be accessed on the Indo-European Etymological Dictionary website.


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  1. Frisk, Hjalmar. Griechisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. Heidelberg, 1954-1972. URL:
  2. Frisk, Hjalmar; Golovastikov, Alexei; Lubotsky, Pauline; Lubotsky, Alexander; Brouwer, Andries E. Griechisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch. (online), 2002(?). URL:

Usage notes

Dictionary articles were indexed using original headwords in both tonos and oxia spelling. Additionally, keys with removed diacritics were added. So, all three variants are acceptable: ἀγαπάω, ἀγαπαάω, αγαπαω.


© 1972, Carl Winter, Universitätsverlag, gegr. 1822, GmbH., Heidelberg.