φυλάσσω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From or closely related to φύλαξ (phúlaks, watcher, guard)

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Verb[edit]

φυλάσσω (phulássō) future: φυλάξω aorist: ἐφύλαξα perfect active: πεφύλαχα perfect mediopassive: πεφύλαγμαι aorist passive: ἐφυλάχθην

  1. I watch, guard, protect, defend
  2. I lie in wait, ambush
  3. I watch for, wait for
  4. I maintain, preserve, cherish
  5. I am on guard against, am wary, shun, avoid
  6. (middle) I take heed, take care, am on guard
  7. (middle) I keep in mind, remember

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Verb[edit]

φυλάσσω (fylásso)    simple past:  φύλαξα (fýlaxa)

  1. guard, protect
  2. guard, watch over
  3. be on sentry duty
  4. be "it" in hide and seek (the children's game)

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