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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Could be from unattested *ζᾱτός, from the same root of δίζημαι (dízēmai, I seek), from Proto-Indo-European *deyh₂, *dyeh₂. See also ζῆλος (zêlos, zeal) and ζημία (zēmía, damage, loss).

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

ζητέω (zētéō)

  1. to seek, search after, look for
  2. to inquire into, examine, consider
  3. to strive for, desire, wish

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