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See also: θεῷ


Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit


From earlier θεϝ- (thew-), possibly from a Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- (to run, flow).




θέω (théō)

  1. I run (fast)
  2. I fly

Usage notesEdit

  • In Attic, the combinations εο, εου, εω are not contracted.
  • The remaining tenses are usually suppleted by τρέχω (trékhō) and δρέμω (drémō).


Derived termsEdit


  • θέω in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • θέω in Liddell & Scott (1889) An Intermediate Greek–English Lexicon, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • θέω in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • θέω in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • θέω in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • Encyclopedia Papyrus Larousse (1963)
  • J.B Hofmann, Ετυμολογικόν Λεξικόν της Αρχαίας Ελληνικής (Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Griechischen)