ὀπίσω

Ancient GreekEdit

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EtymologyEdit

With the prefix *ὀπί- (*opí-), from Proto-Hellenic *opí, *opi-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁opí, a variant of *h₁epí (whence also ἐπί (epí), ἐπι- (epi-)). Compare Mycenaean Greek 𐀃𐀠 (o-pi).

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PronunciationEdit

 

AdverbEdit

ὀπίσω (opísō)

  1. (of place) backwards
  2. back, back again, by the same way one took
  3. again
  4. (of time) hereafter
  5. following, yet to come

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DescendantsEdit

  • Greek: πίσω (píso)

PrepositionEdit

ὀπίσω (opísō) (governs the genitive)

  1. after

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