βαίνω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷem-. Cognates include Sanskrit गच्छति (gácchati), Latin veniō and Old English cuman (English come).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

βαίνω (baínō)

  1. I go, I step, I move on foot.
    • 458 BCE, Aeschylus, Agamemnon 36
      Βοῦς ἐπὶ γλώσσῃ μέγας βέβηκεν.
      A great ox stands on my tongue.

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