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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *gʷəskō, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷm̥-sḱé-ti, from *gʷem- (to step) with -σκω (-skō). Cognate to Sanskrit गच्छति (gácchati). Compare the alternative present βαίνω (baínō).

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

βᾰ́σκω (báskō)

  1. (imperative only) come, go

InflectionEdit

See alsoEdit

  • βάσκειν (báskein, speak, say) (attested only in the infinitive and only in Hesychius's lexicon)

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