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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Causative reduplication of ἐδάην (edáēn, learned, taught, aorist; not attested in the present) with inchoative suffix -σκω (-skō), from Proto-Hellenic *di-dəs-skō, from Proto-Indo-European *dens- (to use mental force).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /di.dás.kɔː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /diˈdas.ko/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /ðiˈðas.ko/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /ðiˈðas.ko/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /ðiˈðas.ko/
  • VerbEdit

    διδάσκω (didáskō)

    1. I teach, instruct, train
      Synonym: παιδεύω (paideúō)

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    GreekEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Ancient Greek διδάσκω (didáskō).

    PronunciationEdit

    • IPA(key): /ðiˈðaskɔ/
    • Hyphenation: δι‧δά‧σκω

    VerbEdit

    διδάσκω (didásko) (simple past δίδαξα, passive διδάσκομαι)

    1. (education) teach

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