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DML Omnipedia stuff



Some authentic Greek words, from Liddell-Scott-Jones (Greek-
English Lexicon), with help from S.C. Woodhouse's English-Greek
Dictionary:   (E = eta; e = epsilon; O = omega; o = omicron)

long-necked:   makrotrachElos (or makrauchEn)
long-legged:   makroskelEs
long-tailed:   makrokerkos
long-toed:     makrodaktylos  (daktylos = toe, finger, dactyl)
long-armed:    makrocheir
long-winged:   makropteros
long-limbed:   makrokOlos
balanced:      isorropos (or isorrhopos)
unequally balanced:   anisorropos (or anisorrhopos)
index finger:  deiktikos (first found in author of 5th c. A.D.)
thumb:         anticheir
hand:          cheir
arm:           brachiOn
forearm:       pEchys
hitch-hike:    (not found; Modern Greek has Oto-stop [auto-stop])
long-headed:   makrokephalos

George Pesely, Austin Peay State University <peselyg@lynx.apsu.edu>