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Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From σῆμᾰ (sêma, a mark)

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VerbEdit

σημαίνω (sēmaínō)

  1. I show, point out, indicate
    1. I sign, signal
    2. Ι predict, portend
    3. (later prose) I appear
  2. I signal someone to do something, I bid
  3. I signify, indicate, declare
    1. I interpret, explain; I tell, speak
    2. I signify, mean
  4. (middle) I conclude from signs, conjecture
  5. (middle) I provide with a sign, mark, or seal
    1. I mark out for myself

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VerbEdit

σημαίνω (simaíno) (simple past σήμανα, passive —)

  1. mean, signify
  2. ring, sound
  3. (nautical) signal

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