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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hellenic *klépťō, from Proto-Indo-European *klép-ye-ti, from *klep-. Cognates include Latin clepō and Gothic 𐌷𐌻𐌹𐍆𐌰𐌽 (hlifan).

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

κλέπτω (kléptō)

  1. I steal, filch
  2. I cheat
  3. I mislead, keep secret
  4. I disguise, conceal

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: κλέβω (klévo, to steal)

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