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From οἶκος (oîkos, house) +‎ -έω (-éō, denominative verbal suffix).

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οἰκέω (oikéō)

  1. (transitive)
    1. to inhabit
    2. to colonize, settle in
    3. to manage, direct, govern
  2. (intransitive)
    1. to dwell, reside, live
    2. (of cities) to be situated
    3. to be governed

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