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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷeh₃- with inchoative suffix -σκω (-skō). Cognates include βοῦς (boûs, cow) and Lithuanian gúotas.

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VerbEdit

βόσκω (bóskō)

  1. (of herdsmen) feed, tend
    1. (generally) feed, nourish, support, maintain, keep
  2. (passive, of cattle) feed, graze
    1. (figuratively) to be fed or nurtured

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek βόσκω (bóskō, to feed, to graze)

VerbEdit

βόσκω (vósko) (simple past βόσκησα, passive βόσκομαι)

  1. (transitive) graze

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