πλήθω

Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *pleh₁- with root extension like plebs. Cognates include Latin pleo, Sanskrit पिपर्ति (piparti, to fill) and Avestan 𐬵𐬀𐬨𐬞𐬁𐬟𐬭𐬁𐬌𐬙𐬌(hampāfrāiti).

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VerbEdit

πλήθω (plḗthō)

  1. I am or become full, I swell
    1. (transitive, only in later poets)
  2. I go through a period of time (from the filling of the moon)

Usage notesEdit

Intransitive counterpart of πίμπλημῐ (pímplēmi).

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