Ancient GreekEdit


From Proto-Indo-European *yes-. Confer Sanskrit येषति (yeṣati, to boil, bubble up), यसति (yásati, to froth up, foam), English yeast.




ζέω (zéō)

  1. to boil, seethe, bubble
    Synonyms: βρᾰ́σσω (brássō), ἕψω (hépsō)
  2. to heat


Derived termsEdit


  • ζέω”, in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ζέω”, in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ζέω”, in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • ζέω in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • ζέω in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • ζέω”, in Slater, William J. (1969) Lexicon to Pindar, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter
  • G2204 in Strong, James (1979) Strong’s Exhaustive Concordance to the Bible
  • Encyclopedia Papyrus-Larousse (1963)
  • J.B Hofmann, Ετυμολογικόν Λεξικόν της Αρχαίας Ελληνικής (Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Griechischen)