μεταφέρω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From μετά (metá, change in position) + φέρω (phérō, bear, carry)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

μεταφέρω (metapherō)

  1. to carry over, transfer
  2. to change, alter
  3. (rhetoric) to transfer a word to a new sense, use it in a changed sense, employ a metaphor

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • LSJ 8th edition

Greek[edit]

Verb[edit]

μεταφέρω (metaféro)    simple past:  μετέφερα (metéfera)

  1. transfer (to move or pass from one place, person or thing to another)