πληθύνω

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Etymology[edit]

Causative of πληθύω (plēthúō), from πληθύς (plēthús, throng), from πίμπλημῐ (pímplēmi, I fill).

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πληθύνω (plēthū́nō)

  1. I increase, multiply
  2. I make multiple
    • 458 CE – 538 CE, Damascius, Difficulties and Solutions of First Principles 99
    • 331 CE – 363 CE, Julian, Orations 4.143.b
    • 331 CE – 363 CE, Julian, Orations 7.222.a
  3. I use the plural
  4. (passive) I am in the majority

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