ποιέω

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Etymology[edit]

The Doric ποιϝέω (poiwéō) probably reflects an earlier form. Possibly derived form a noun *ποιϝός (*poiwós). Also perhaps from Proto-Indo-European *kʷey- (pile, stow, to gather). Possible cognates include Sanskrit चिनोति (cinoti) and Old Church Slavonic чинити (činiti).

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ποιέω (poieō) future: ποιήσω aorist: ἐποίησα perfect active: πεποίηκα perfect mediopassive: πεποίημαι aorist passive: ἐποιήθην

  1. I make, produce, create
  2. I bring about, cause
  3. I make it so, make it my own
  4. I do

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