ἄγχω

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂enǵʰ-. Cognates include Sanskrit अंहु (aṃhu), Old Armenian անձուկ (anjuk, narrow, tight), Latin angō, and Old English enge.

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ἄγχω (ánkhō)

  1. I compress, press tight, especially the throat; I strangle, throttle, choke

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