φλέγω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *bʰel-. Cognates include Sanskrit भर्ग (bharga) and Latin flagrō

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

φλέγω (phlegō) future: φλέξω aorist: ἔφλεξα aorist passive: ἐφλέχθην

  1. I set on fire, burn, scorch
  2. I kindle, arouse, inflame

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