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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *demh₂-. Cognates include Sanskrit दाम्यति (dāmyati), Latin domō, and English tame.

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

δαμνάω (damnáō)

  1. I tame, subdue, control
  2. (of women) I give in marriage, violate, have sexual intercourse with
  3. I subdue, conquer, rule over
  4. I kill
  5. I overpower, overpower

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