καθίζω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From κατά (katá, down) + ἵζω (hízō, to sit)

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Verb[edit]

καθίζω (kathízō)

  1. (causal) to make to sit down, seat
    1. to set or place
      1. to set or place for any purpose, post
    2. to set up
    3. to make an assembly take their seats, convene or hold an assembly
    4. to put into a certain condition
  2. (intransitive) to sit down, be seated, take one's seat, sit
    1. to sit at meals
    2. to sit as judge
    3. to sit down in a country, encamp
    4. to settle, sink in
    5. (of ships) to run aground, be stranded
  3. (middle, intransitive)
    1. (of birds) to settle, alight

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