Homeric language as a system: the meaning of Nestor

In this video, Gregory Nagy, Douglas Frame, and Leonard Muellner have an informal discussion of ‘weird forms’ in Homer, of the preserving power of Homeric tradition, and of the study of Homeric language as a system, with the example of the name Nestor and related verb-forms.

You can view the video in the frame below, or on the CHS YouTube channel.