ψύχω

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Could be from a Proto-Indo-European *bʰes-, with cognates including Sanskrit भस्त्रा (bhástrā, bellows) and Albanian badër. Beekes argues for a Pre-Greek origin.

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ψύχω (psúkhō) future: ψύξω aorist: ἔψυξα perfect active: ἔψυχα perfect mediopassive: ἔψυγμαι aorist passive: ἐψύχθην, ἐψύχην, ἐψύγην

  1. To breathe, blow
  2. I chill, cool
    1. I cool, refresh
    2. I chill, torment
    3. (passive) I am frigid
  3. I dry

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