κόπτω

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(s)kop- (to strike, to beat).

Compare Old Church Slavonic скопити (skopiti, castrate), Lithuanian kaplys (hatchet), Old High German happa (scythe), English hatchet.

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VerbEdit

κόπτω (kóptō)

  1. (transitive) strike; cut; shake

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GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈko.pto/
  • Hyphenation: κό‧πτω

VerbEdit

κόπτω (kópto) (past έκοψα, passive κόπτομαι)

  1. dated form of of κόβω (kóvo) found in compounds
  2. (in the passive) → κόπτομαι (kóptomai)

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Related termsEdit

-κόπτω compounds and their derivatives

Other stem κοπτ- words:

Perfective stem κοπ- and more stems → see κόβω (kóvo)