θέω

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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

PIE root
*dʰew-

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

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

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).

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Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • θέω in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940
  • Encyclopedia Papyrus Larousse (1963)
  • J.B Hofmann, Ετυμολογικόν Λεξικόν της Αρχαίας Ελληνικής (Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Griechischen)
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