ἔργον

Ancient GreekEdit

PronunciationEdit

 

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Hellenic *wérgon, from Proto-Indo-European *wérǵom. Cognates include Old English weorc (English work), Avestan 𐬬𐬀𐬭𐬆𐬰𐬆𐬨(varəzəm), and Old Armenian գործ (gorc).

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NounEdit

ἔργον (érgonn (genitive ἔργου); second declension

  1. deed, doing, action
  2. labour, work, task
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DescendantsEdit
  • English: ergo-
  • Greek: έργο (érgo)
  • French: ergol
  • Italian: ergol
Further readingEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

ἔργον (érgon)

  1. first-person singular/third-person plural imperfect active indicative of ἔργω (érgō)

ParticipleEdit

ἔργον (érgon)

  1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular of ἔργων (érgōn)