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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from Proto-Indo-European *dʰn̥gʰ-, zero-grade of *dʰengʰ– (cover), although the semantic gap is large. Confer Sanskrit तकु (taku), तक्व (takva).

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τᾰχῠ́ς (takhúsm (feminine τᾰχεῖᾰ, neuter τᾰχῠ́); first/third declension

  1. swift, quick, fast, rapid
  2. In a short time: soon

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  • English: tachy-

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ταχύς (takhús)

AdjectiveEdit

ταχύς (tachýsm (feminine ταχεία, neuter ταχύ)

  1. fast; rapid; sudden

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