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χαίρω

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

A primary verb. From Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰer-.

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

χαίρω (khairō) future: χαιρήσω perfect active: κεχάρηκα aorist passive: ἐχάρην

  1. to be full of cheer, i.e. calmly happy or well off
  2. (on meeting or parting, as an imperative) be well; farewell, be glad, God speed, greetings, hail, joy(‐fully), rejoice (as a salutation)

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GreekEdit

VerbEdit

χαίρω (chaíro); simple past: —; passive form: χαίρομαι (chaíromai) (largely found in the expressions shown)

  1. be happy, be glad

Derived termsEdit