oneir-

combining form
variants: or

oneiro-

less commonly

onir-

or

oniro-

Definition of oneir-

  1. :  dream oneirology

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Origin and Etymology of oneir-

Greek oneir-, oneiro-, from oneiros, oneiron; akin to Armenian anurǰ dream


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