sea-going traders, and merchants adopting the Greek Alphabet, and
introducing it to the Mediterranean countries, giving the impression
that the Alphabet was Phoenician, for this responsible was Greek
historian Herodotus, confusing «recent
with the older Cadmus, who appeared the same era with Zeus, as we read
in the Greek historian Hesiodus in «Theogony»
(lines 937,975,978) and in Homer's
(Odyssey E. 299-333-335).
This consonant in sound is related with the
strong North wind - «ΒΟ-ΡΕΑΝ»
Βορέαn(vo-rean) ββββ - βουουουουου!!! (vououou!!!) the North wind was
and is the strongest, Paleolithic Greek hunter and herdsman of the
mountains, gazing trees bending to the North wind, causing
«ΒΟΥ (=VOU)» became the word ΒΟΡΙΑΣ(=VORIAS. From Βουουου!!! (=Vououou!!!) emerge the word «ΒΟΡΙΑΣ - Βορέας» (vorias) BO=strong+REAN=run=(STRONG-RUNING-WIND)
Related words: BOH (=voe =roar, yell, cry ), ΒΟΜΒΑ (=bomb),
Βαδίζω =walk by force, ΒΙΑ
(=violence), all words with force and with frightening sounds.
In Homer we find the explanation of the
(Οδύσ. Ε 296)«και Βορέης αιθρηγενέτης μέγα κύμα
(Odyssey E296) The wind is
causing big cylindrical waves to the sea».
The bending branches of trees
on strong north wind will give the same
The North Wind and the Sun is a
fable attributed to Aesop. The story concerns a
competition between the North Wind and the Sun to
decide who was the stronger of the two. The challenge was set to make a
passing traveler uncloak. However hard the North Wind blew at the
traveler, the traveler only wrapped himself tighter. But when the Sun
shone with warmth, the traveler was overcome with heat and had to take
his cloak off.
The moral was stated at the end of the fable as: Persuasion is better than force. The complete moral of this is
"Kindness, gentleness, and persuasion win where force fails."
Tips for pronouncing those letters which are pronounced
differently from the equivalent English letters.
"verify" - "valiant"
European country is using today at least 5.000 ancient Greek words used
as seedlings to create other new words, the English are using
8.000 words, plus other European and non European countries. Below is some examples