περικλείω

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From περι- (around) +‎ κλείω (shut)

PronunciationEdit

 

VerbEdit

περῐκλείω (perikleíō)

  1. shut in all around, enclose
  2. (in the passive) (figuratively) to be confined, reduced

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  • Greek: περικλείω

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GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek περικλείω (perikleíō). Morphologically, from περι- +‎ κλείω.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /periˈklio/
  • Hyphenation: πε‧ρι‧κλεί‧ω

VerbEdit

περικλείω (perikleío) (past περιέκλεισα, passive περικλείομαι)

  1. encircle, encompass, surround, fence

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