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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷerh₃- with -σκω (-skō) and reduplication. Compare Latin voro.

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /bi.brɔ̌ːs.kɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /biˈbros.ko/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /βiˈβros.ko/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /viˈvros.ko/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /viˈvros.ko/
  • VerbEdit

    βιβρώσκω (bibrṓskō)

    1. I eat, eat up

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