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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the Proto-Indo-European *ḱent-. Compare English hand.

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

κεντέω (kentéō)

  1. to prick, sting, goad
  2. to stab, pierce, wound
  3. to torture, torment

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