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Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Attic contraction of ἑο (heo, him) +‎ αὐτοῦ (autoû, self).

PronunciationEdit

 
  • (5th BCE Attic) IPA(key): /he.au̯.tôː/
  • (1st CE Egyptian) IPA(key): /(h)ɛ.aʍˈtu/
  • (4th CE Koine) IPA(key): /e.aɸˈtu/
  • (10th CE Byzantine) IPA(key): /e.afˈtu/
  • (15th CE Constantinopolitan) IPA(key): /e.afˈtu/
  • PronounEdit

    ἑαυτοῦ (heautoû) (reflexive, reciprocal)

    1. (3rd person) himself, herself, itself, themselves
    2. (Attic and Koine) used for first or second person: myself, yourself
    3. (in the plural) of one another

    Usage notesEdit

    Dual forms of reflexive pronouns are rarely, if at all, attested.

    InflectionEdit

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