θέω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier θεϝ-, possibly from a Proto-Indo-European *dʰew- (to run, flow). More at dew.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

θέω (théō)

  1. I run (fast)
  2. I fly

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Attic, the combinations εο, εου, εω are not contracted.
  • The remaining tenses are usually suppleted by τρέχω (trékhō) and δρέμω (drémō).

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • θέω in A Greek–English Lexicon by Liddell & Scott, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940
  • Encyclopedia Papyrus Larousse (1963)
  • J.B Hofmann, Ετυμολογικόν Λεξικόν της Αρχαίας Ελληνικής (Etymologisches Wörterbuch des Griechischen)