ἔργον

Ancient GreekEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ϝέργον (wergon) (Doric)
  • ϝάργον (wargon) (Elean)

EtymologyEdit

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

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NounEdit

ἔργον (ergon) (genitive ἔργου) n, second declension

  1. deed, doing, action
  2. labour, work, task

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Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 16:20