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Ancient GreekEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *dew-. Cognates include Sanskrit उपादुत्य (upādútya).

VerbEdit

δύω (dúō)

  1. to cause to sink, to plunge
  2. to get into, to enter
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Etymology 2Edit

NumeralEdit

δύω (dúō)

  1. Alternative form of δύο (dúo)

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek δύω.

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

δύω (dýo) (simple past έδυσα, passive —)

  1. set, go down (sun, stars, etc)
    Synonym: βασιλεύω (vasilévo)
    Antonym: ανατέλλω (anatéllo)
  2. (figuratively) decline
    Synonyms: φθίνω (fthíno), παρακμάζω (parakmázo)

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Also seeγδύνω (gdýno)