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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *tḱey- (to settle). Cognates include Sanskrit क्षेति (kṣeti), Avestan 𐬱𐬀𐬉𐬌𐬙𐬌(šaēiti) and, via Iranian borrowing, Old Armenian շէն (šēn).

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

κτίζω (ktízō)

  1. to people
  2. to found, build, establish (a city)
  3. to plant (e.g. an orchard)
  4. to create, produce
  5. to make so
  6. to perpetrate

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VerbEdit

κτίζω (ktízo) (simple past έκτισα, passive κτίζομαι)

  1. Alternative form of χτίζω (chtízo)

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