αἰτέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to αἴνυμαι (aínumai), αἶσα (aîsa), αἴτιος (aítios).

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Verb[edit]

αἰτέω (aitéō)

  1. to ask, beg
    1. (mostly with accusative) to ask for, crave, demand
    2. (with personal accusative and infinitive) to ask one to do
    3. (logic) to postulate, assume
  2. (middle voice) to ask for oneself, for one's own use or purpose, to claim
  3. (passive, of persons) to have a thing begged of one
    1. (of things) to be asked

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