ἐγώ

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂. Compare Latin ego.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ἐγώ

  1. First person personal pronoun: I, we

InflectionEdit

Attic Inflection

Case \ # Singular Enclitic Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ἐγώ - νώ ἡμεῖς
Genitive ἐμοῦ μου νᾦν ἡμῶν
Dative ἐμοί μοι νᾦν ἡμῖν
Accusative ἐμέ με νώ ἡμᾶς

Homeric Inflection

Case \ # Singular Enclitic Singular Dual Plural
Nominative ἐγώ, ἐγών - νῶϊ, νώ ἡμεῖς, ἄμμες
Genitive ἐμεῖο, ἐμέο, ἐμεῦ, ἐμέθεν μευ νῶϊν ἡμείων, ἡμέων
Dative ἐμοί μοι νῶϊν ἡμῖν, ἄμμι(ν}
Accusative ἐμέ με νῶϊ, νώ ἡμέας, ἄμμε

Herodotus Inflection

Case \ # Singular Enclitic Singular Plural
Nominative ἐγώ - ἡμεῖς
Genitive ἐμέο, ἐμεῦ μευ ἡμέων
Dative ἐμοί μοι ἡμῖν
Accusative ἐμέ με ἡμέας

DescendantsEdit

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